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DataGrid.FirstVisibleColumn Property

Gets the index of the first visible column in a grid.

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

public int FirstVisibleColumn { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The index of a DataGridColumnStyle.

A column is considered visible even if it is partially concealed.

If a particular column is not visible, set the CurrentCell property to the cell that should be visible.

The following code example scrolls the grid if the first visible column is greater than five.

Private Sub ScrollGrid(ByVal myGrid As DataGrid)
    If myGrid.FirstVisibleColumn > 5 Then
       myGrid.CurrentCell = New DataGridCell( 1,1 )
    End If
 End Sub

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.