DataGridView.Item Property (String, Int32)


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

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

Public Property Item (
	columnName As String,
	rowIndex As Integer
) As DataGridViewCell


Type: System.String

The name of the column containing the cell.

Type: System.Int32

The index of the row containing the cell.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewCell

The DataGridViewCell at the specified location.

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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