DataGridColumnStyle.Alignment Property


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Gets or sets the alignment of text in a column.

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

public virtual HorizontalAlignment Alignment { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.HorizontalAlignment

One of the HorizontalAlignment values. The default is Left. Valid options include Left, Center, and Right.

The following code example sets the Alignment property for each column in a System.Windows.Forms.DataGrid to HorizontalAlignment.Center if the data isn't a string.

Private Sub SetAlign()
   Dim myColumnStyle As DataGridColumnStyle 
   For each myColumnStyle In dataGrid1.TableStyles("Customers"). _
      myColumnStyle.Alignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center
End Sub

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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