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GridColumnStylesCollection.Item Property (String)

Gets the DataGridColumnStyle with the specified name.

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

public DataGridColumnStyle this[
	string columnName
] { get; }


Type: System.String
The MappingName of the DataGridColumnStyle to retrieve.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridColumnStyle
The DataGridColumnStyle with the specified column header.

The column header of a DataGridColumnStyle can be set explicitly by setting the HeaderText property. By default, the HeaderText is set using uses MappingName property value.

The comparison between column headers and the value to look for is not case-sensitive.

The following code example returns the DataGridColumnStyle named in the Item property.

Private Sub GetGridColumn()
    Dim myDataGridColumnStyle As DataGridColumnStyle 
    ' Get the DataGridColumnStyle at the specified index.
    myDataGridColumnStyle = _
End Sub 

.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.