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DataGridViewCell.SetValue Method

Sets the value of the cell.

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

protected virtual bool SetValue(
	int rowIndex,
	Object value


Type: System.Int32

The index of the cell's parent row.

Type: System.Object

The cell value to set.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the value has been set; otherwise, false.


rowIndex is less than 0 or greater than or equal to the number of rows in the parent DataGridView.


ColumnIndex is less than 0.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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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