Visible Property

DataGridViewBand.Visible Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether the band is visible to the user.

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

public virtual bool Visible { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the band is visible; otherwise, false. The default is true.

Exception Condition

The specified value when setting this property is false and the band is the row for new records.

This property can be used to hide extraneous columns or rows.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Visible property to hide a row. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the DataGridViewBand class.

// Hide a band of cells.
private void Button6_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)

    DataGridViewBand band = dataGridView.Rows[3];
    band.Visible = false;

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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