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ColumnStyle.Width Property

Gets or sets the width value for a column.

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

public float Width { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Single
The preferred width, in pixels or percentage, depending on the SizeType property.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The value is less than 0 when setting this property.

The width parameter will take on different meanings depending on the SizeType property.

sizeType value

width interpretation

Absolute

The preferred column width in pixels (fractional portion ignored).

AutoSize

Not applicable—the width parameter is ignored.

Percent

The preferred column width as a percentage of the containing table.

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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