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DataView.AllowEdit Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether edits are allowed.

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

public bool AllowEdit { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_AllowEdit ()

/** @property */
public void set_AllowEdit (boolean value)

public function get AllowEdit () : boolean

public function set AllowEdit (value : boolean)

Not applicable.

Property Value

true, if edits are allowed; otherwise, false.

The following example invokes the AllowEdit method before editing a row in a DataView.

private void EditRow(DataView view)
    view.AllowEdit = true;
    view[0]["FirstName"] = "Mary";
    view[0]["LastName"] = "Jones";

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0