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DataGridView.ClearSelection Method

Clears the current selection by unselecting all selected cells.

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

public void ClearSelection()

When this method is called, each column and row's Selected property is set to false.

The following code example clears the selection of the DataGridView. To run this example, paste the code into a form that contains a DataGridView named dataGridView1 and a Button named clearSelectionButton, and ensure all events are associated with their event handlers.

private void clearSelectionButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
{
    dataGridView1.ClearSelection();
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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