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DataGridViewLinkColumn.Clone Method

Creates an exact copy of this column.

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

public override Object Clone ()
public Object Clone ()
public override function Clone () : Object
Not applicable.

Return Value

An Object that represents the cloned DataGridViewLinkColumn.

Exception typeCondition


The value of the CellTemplate property is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Use this method to duplicate a column of link cells.

Notes to Inheritors: When overriding Clone in a derived class, call the base class's Clone method so that the properties of the base class are copied to the new cell, and be sure to also copy the values of any properties that were added to the derived class.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0