DataGridViewCellPaintingEventArgs.Paint Method

Paints the specified parts of the cell for the area in the specified bounds.

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

public void Paint(
	Rectangle clipBounds,
	DataGridViewPaintParts paintParts


Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

A Rectangle that specifies the area of the DataGridView to be painted.

Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewPaintParts

A bitwise combination of DataGridViewPaintParts values specifying the parts to paint.


RowIndex is less than -1 or greater than or equal to the number of rows in the DataGridView control.


ColumnIndex is less than -1 or greater than or equal to the number of columns in the DataGridView control.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 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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