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DataGrid Properties

(see also Protected Properties )
  Name Description
Public property AccessibilityObject  Gets the AccessibleObject assigned to the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AccessibleDefaultActionDescription  Gets or sets the default action description of the control for use by accessibility client applications. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AccessibleDescription  Gets or sets the description of the control used by accessibility client applications. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AccessibleName  Gets or sets the name of the control used by accessibility client applications. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AccessibleRole  Gets or sets the accessible role of the control (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AllowDrop  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can accept data that the user drags onto it. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AllowNavigation Gets or sets a value indicating whether navigation is allowed.
Public property AllowSorting Gets or sets a value indicating whether the grid can be resorted by clicking on a column header.
Public property AlternatingBackColor Gets or sets the background color of odd-numbered rows of the grid.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Anchor  Gets or sets the edges of the container to which a control is bound and determines how a control is resized with its parent. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AutoScrollOffset  Gets or sets where this control is scrolled to in ScrollControlIntoView. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property AutoSize  This property is not relevant for this class. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework BackColor Overridden. Gets or sets the background color of even-numbered rows of the grid.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework BackgroundColor Gets or sets the color of the non-row area of the grid.
Public property BackgroundImage Overridden. This member is not meaningful for this control.
Public property BackgroundImageLayout Overridden. This member is not meaningful for this control.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework BindingContext  Gets or sets the BindingContext for the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property BorderStyle Gets or sets the grid's border style.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Bottom  Gets the distance, in pixels, between the bottom edge of the control and the top edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Bounds  Gets or sets the size and location of the control including its nonclient elements, in pixels, relative to the parent control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property CanFocus  Gets a value indicating whether the control can receive focus. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property CanSelect  Gets a value indicating whether the control can be selected. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property CaptionBackColor Gets or sets the background color of the caption area.
Public property CaptionFont Gets or sets the font of the grid's caption.
Public property CaptionForeColor Gets or sets the foreground color of the caption area.
Public property CaptionText Gets or sets the text of the grid's window caption.
Public property CaptionVisible Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the grid's caption is visible.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Capture  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control has captured the mouse. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property CausesValidation  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control causes validation to be performed on any controls that require validation when it receives focus. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Static CheckForIllegalCrossThreadCalls  Gets or sets a value indicating whether to catch calls on the wrong thread that access a control's Handle property. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ClientRectangle  Gets the rectangle that represents the client area of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ClientSize  Gets or sets the height and width of the client area of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ColumnHeadersVisible Gets or sets a value indicating whether the column headers of a table are visible.
Public property CompanyName  Gets the name of the company or creator of the application containing the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Container  Gets the IContainer that contains the Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Public property ContainsFocus  Gets a value indicating whether the control, or one of its child controls, currently has the input focus. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ContextMenu  Gets or sets the shortcut menu associated with the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property ContextMenuStrip  Gets or sets the ContextMenuStrip associated with this control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Controls  Gets the collection of controls contained within the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Created  Gets a value indicating whether the control has been created. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework CurrentCell Gets or sets which cell has the focus. Not available at design time.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework CurrentRowIndex Gets or sets index of the row that currently has focus.
Public property Cursor Overridden. This member is not meaningful for this control.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework DataBindings  Gets the data bindings for the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property DataMember Gets or sets the specific list in a DataSource for which the System.Windows.Forms.DataGrid control displays a grid.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework DataSource Gets or sets the data source that the grid is displaying data for.
Public property Static DefaultBackColor  Gets the default background color of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Static DefaultFont  Gets the default font of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Static DefaultForeColor  Gets the default foreground color of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property DisplayRectangle  Gets the rectangle that represents the display area of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Disposing  Gets a value indicating whether the base Control class is in the process of disposing. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Dock  Gets or sets which control borders are docked to its parent control and determines how a control is resized with its parent. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Enabled  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control can respond to user interaction. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework FirstVisibleColumn Gets the index of the first visible column in a grid.
Public property FlatMode Gets or sets a value indicating whether the grid displays in flat mode.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Focused  Gets a value indicating whether the control has input focus. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Font  Gets or sets the font of the text displayed by the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ForeColor Overridden. Gets or sets the foreground color (typically the color of the text) property of the System.Windows.Forms.DataGrid control.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework GridLineColor Gets or sets the color of the grid lines.
Public property GridLineStyle Gets or sets the line style of the grid.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Handle  Gets the window handle that the control is bound to. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property HasChildren  Gets a value indicating whether the control contains one or more child controls. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework HeaderBackColor Gets or sets the background color of all row and column headers.
Public property HeaderFont Gets or sets the font used for column headers.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework HeaderForeColor Gets or sets the foreground color of headers.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Height  Gets or sets the height of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property ImeMode  Gets or sets the Input Method Editor (IME) mode of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework InvokeRequired  Gets a value indicating whether the caller must call an invoke method when making method calls to the control because the caller is on a different thread than the one the control was created on. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property IsAccessible  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control is visible to accessibility applications. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property IsDisposed  Gets a value indicating whether the control has been disposed of. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property IsHandleCreated  Gets a value indicating whether the control has a handle associated with it. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property IsMirrored  Gets a value indicating whether the control is mirrored. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Item Overloaded. Gets or sets the value of a specified cell.
Public property LayoutEngine  Gets a cached instance of the control's layout engine. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Left  Gets or sets the distance, in pixels, between the left edge of the control and the left edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property LinkColor Gets or sets the color of the text that you can click to navigate to a child table.
Public property LinkHoverColor This member is not meaningful for this control.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Location  Gets or sets the coordinates of the upper-left corner of the control relative to the upper-left corner of its container. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Margin  Gets or sets the space between controls. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property MaximumSize  Gets or sets the size that is the upper limit that GetPreferredSize can specify. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property MinimumSize  Gets or sets the size that is the lower limit that GetPreferredSize can specify. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Static ModifierKeys  Gets a value indicating which of the modifier keys (SHIFT, CTRL, and ALT) is in a pressed state. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Static Supported by the .NET Compact Framework MouseButtons  Gets a value indicating which of the mouse buttons is in a pressed state. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Static Supported by the .NET Compact Framework MousePosition  Gets the position of the mouse cursor in screen coordinates. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Name  Gets or sets the name of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Padding  Gets or sets padding within the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Parent  Gets or sets the parent container of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property ParentRowsBackColor Gets or sets the background color of parent rows.
Public property ParentRowsForeColor Gets or sets the foreground color of parent rows.
Public property ParentRowsLabelStyle Gets or sets the way parent row labels are displayed.
Public property ParentRowsVisible Gets or sets a value indicating whether the parent rows of a table are visible.
Public property PreferredColumnWidth Gets or sets the default width of the grid columns in pixels.
Public property PreferredRowHeight Gets or sets the preferred row height for the System.Windows.Forms.DataGrid control.
Public property PreferredSize  Gets the size of a rectangular area into which the control can fit. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property ProductName  Gets the product name of the assembly containing the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property ProductVersion  Gets the version of the assembly containing the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property ReadOnly Gets or sets a value indicating whether the grid is in read-only mode.
Public property RecreatingHandle  Gets a value indicating whether the control is currently re-creating its handle. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Region  Gets or sets the window region associated with the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Right  Gets the distance, in pixels, between the right edge of the control and the left edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property RightToLeft  Gets or sets a value indicating whether control's elements are aligned to support locales using right-to-left fonts. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework RowHeadersVisible Gets or sets a value that specifies whether row headers are visible.
Public property RowHeaderWidth Gets or sets the width of row headers.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework SelectionBackColor Gets or sets the background color of selected rows.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework SelectionForeColor Gets or set the foreground color of selected rows.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Site Overridden.  
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Size  Gets or sets the height and width of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework TabIndex  Gets or sets the tab order of the control within its container. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework TableStyles Gets the collection of DataGridTableStyle objects for the grid.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework TabStop  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the user can give the focus to this control using the TAB key. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Tag  Gets or sets the object that contains data about the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Text Overridden. This member is not meaningful for this control.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Top  Gets or sets the distance, in pixels, between the top edge of the control and the top edge of its container's client area. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework TopLevelControl  Gets the parent control that is not parented by another Windows Forms control. Typically, this is the outermost Form that the control is contained in. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property UseWaitCursor  Gets or sets a value indicating whether to use the wait cursor for the current control and all child controls. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Visible  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control is displayed. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework VisibleColumnCount Gets the number of visible columns.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework VisibleRowCount Gets the number of rows visible.
Public property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Width  Gets or sets the width of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Public property WindowTarget  (Inherited from Control.)
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  Name Description
Protected property CanRaiseEvents  Determines if events can be raised on the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property CreateParams  Gets the required creation parameters when the control handle is created. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultCursor  Gets or sets the default cursor for the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultImeMode  Gets the default Input Method Editor (IME) mode supported by the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultMargin  Gets the space, in pixels, that is specified by default between controls. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultMaximumSize  Gets the length and height, in pixels, that is specified as the default maximum size of a control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultMinimumSize  Gets the length and height, in pixels, that is specified as the default minimum size of a control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultPadding  Gets the internal spacing, in pixels, of the contents of a control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property DefaultSize Overridden. Gets the default size of the control.
Protected property DesignMode  Gets a value that indicates whether the Component is currently in design mode. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected property DoubleBuffered  Gets or sets a value indicating whether this control should redraw its surface using a secondary buffer to reduce or prevent flicker. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework Events  Gets the list of event handlers that are attached to this Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected property FontHeight  Gets or sets the height of the font of the control. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property HorizScrollBar Gets the horizontal scroll bar for the grid.
Protected property ListManager Gets the CurrencyManager for this System.Windows.Forms.DataGrid control.
Protected property RenderRightToLeft  (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property ResizeRedraw  Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control redraws itself when resized. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property Supported by the .NET Compact Framework ScaleChildren  Gets a value that determines the scaling of child controls. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property ShowFocusCues  Gets a value indicating whether the control should display focus rectangles. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property ShowKeyboardCues  Gets a value indicating whether the user interface is in the appropriate state to show or hide keyboard accelerators. (Inherited from Control.)
Protected property VertScrollBar Gets the vertical scroll bar of the control.
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