DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle Enumeration

Note: This enumeration is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Specifies the border styles that can be applied to the cells of a DataGridView control.

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

public enum DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle
public enum DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle
public enum DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle

 Member nameDescription
InsetA single-line sunken border. 
InsetDoubleA double-line sunken border. 
NoneNo borders. 
NotSetThe border is not set. 
OutsetA single-line raised border. 
OutsetDoubleA double-line raised border. 
OutsetPartialA single-line border containing a raised portion. 
SingleA single-line border. 

The AdvancedCellBorderStyle property of the DataGridView control returns an object of type DataGridViewAdvancedBorderStyle, which has properties of type DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle.

The following code example demonstrates how to override the DataGridView.AdjustedTopLeftHeaderBorderStyle property to customize the borders of the upper-left cell. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the DataGridViewAdvancedBorderStyle class.

public override DataGridViewAdvancedBorderStyle AdjustedTopLeftHeaderBorderStyle
        DataGridViewAdvancedBorderStyle newStyle =
            new DataGridViewAdvancedBorderStyle();
        newStyle.Top = DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle.None;
        newStyle.Left = DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle.None;
        newStyle.Bottom = DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle.Outset;
        newStyle.Right = DataGridViewAdvancedCellBorderStyle.OutsetDouble;
        return newStyle;

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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

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