DataGridView.Item Property (Int32, Int32)

 

Provides an indexer to get or set the cell located at the intersection of the column and row with the specified indexes.

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

<BrowsableAttribute(False)>
Public Property Item (
	columnIndex As Integer,
	rowIndex As Integer
) As DataGridViewCell

Parameters

columnIndex
Type: System.Int32

The index of the column containing the cell.

rowIndex
Type: System.Int32

The index of the row containing the cell.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewCell

The DataGridViewCell at the specified location.

Exception Condition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

columnIndex is less than 0 or greater than the number of columns in the control minus 1.

-or-

rowIndex is less than 0 or greater than the number of rows in the control minus 1.

This indexer is an alternative to accessing cells through the Cells collection of the Rows collection.

The following code example demonstrates the use of this indexer.

' Retrieve the cell value for the cell at column 3, row 7.
Dim testValue1 As String = CStr(dataGridView1(3, 7).Value)

' Retrieve the cell value for the cell in the Name column at row 4.
Dim testValue2 As String = CStr(dataGridView1("Name", 4).Value)

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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