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DataRow.CancelEdit Method

Cancels the current edit on the row.

Namespace:  System.Data
Assembly:  System.Data (in System.Data.dll)

public void CancelEdit()

ExceptionCondition
InRowChangingEventException

The method was called inside the RowChanging event.

See the BeginEdit method for more information.

The following example edits the value of one column in the last row of a DataGrid control. The example uses the BeginEdit, EndEdit, methods to edit the column's value and commit the change to the row.

private void AcceptOrReject(DataRow row)
{
    // Use a function to validate the row's values. 
    // If the function returns true, end the edit; 
    // otherwise cancel it. 
    if(ValidateRow(row))
        row.EndEdit();
    else
        row.CancelEdit();
}

private bool ValidateRow(DataRow thisRow)
{
    bool isValid = true; 
    // Insert code to validate the row values.  
    // Set the isValid variable. 
    return isValid;
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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