DataGridColumnStyle.Alignment Property

Gets or sets the alignment of text in a column.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public virtual HorizontalAlignment Alignment { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.HorizontalAlignment
One of the HorizontalAlignment values. The default is Left. Valid options include Left, Center, and Right.

The following code example sets the Alignment property for each column in a System.Windows.Forms.DataGrid to HorizontalAlignment.Center if the data isn't a string.

Private Sub SetAlign()
   Dim myColumnStyle As DataGridColumnStyle 
   For each myColumnStyle In dataGrid1.TableStyles("Customers"). _
   GridColumnStyles
      myColumnStyle.Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center
   Next 
End Sub

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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