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DataGrid.GetCurrentCellBounds Method

Gets a Rectangle that specifies the four corners of the selected cell.

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

public Rectangle GetCurrentCellBounds()

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle
A Rectangle that defines the current cell's corners.

To retrieve the cell bounds for a cell other than the current cell, use GetCellBounds.

The following code example gets the Rectangle of the selected cell.

private void dataGrid1_CurrentCellChange(object sender, EventArgs e)
    Rectangle rect;
    rect = dataGrid1.GetCurrentCellBounds();

.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.