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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();
}

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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