DataView.AllowEdit Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether edits are allowed.

Namespace: System.Data
Assembly: System.Data (in

public bool AllowEdit { get; set; 
/** @property */
public boolean get_AllowEdit ()

/** @property */
public void set_AllowEdit (boolean value)

public function get AllowEdit () : boolean

public function set AllowEdit (value : boolean)

Property Value

true, if edits are allowed; otherwise, false.

The following example invokes the AllowEdit method before editing a row in a DataView.

private void EditRow(DataView view)
    view.AllowEdit = true;
    view[0]["FirstName"] = "Mary";
    view[0]["LastName"] = "Jones";

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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