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DataGrid.HitTestInfo.Equals Method

Indicates whether two objects are identical.

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

public override bool Equals(
	Object value


Type: System.Object
The second object to compare, typed as Object.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the objects are equal; otherwise, false.

The following example tests whether the user is clicking an area of the grid that is not valid.

private void dataGrid1_MouseDown
(object sender, System.Windows.Forms.MouseEventArgs e)
   if(dataGrid1.HitTest(e.X,e.Y).Equals (DataGrid.HitTestInfo.Nowhere)) 

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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