DataGridColumnStyle.PropertyDescriptorChanged Event

Occurs when the PropertyDescriptor property value changes.

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

public event EventHandler PropertyDescriptorChanged
/** @event */
public void add_PropertyDescriptorChanged (EventHandler value)

/** @event */
public void remove_PropertyDescriptorChanged (EventHandler value)

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The following code example demonstrates the use of this member.

private void myButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
private void AddCustomDataTableStyle()
   DataGridTableStyle myTableStyle = new DataGridTableStyle();
   // Map DataGridTableStyle to a DataTable.
   myTableStyle.MappingName = "Orders";
   // Get CurrencyManager object.
   CurrencyManager myCurrencyManager = (CurrencyManager)BindingContext[myDataSet,"Orders"];
   // Use the CurrencyManager to get the PropertyDescriptor for column.
   PropertyDescriptor myPropertyDescriptor = myCurrencyManager.GetItemProperties()["Amount"];
   // Construct a 'DataGridColumnStyle' object changing its format to 'Currency'.
   DataGridColumnStyle myColumnStyle =  new DataGridTextBoxColumn(myPropertyDescriptor,"c",true);
   // Add EventHandler function for PropertyDescriptorChanged Event.
   myColumnStyle.PropertyDescriptorChanged+=new System.EventHandler(MyPropertyDescriptor_Changed);
   // Add the DataGridTableStyle instance to the GridTableStylesCollection. 
private void MyPropertyDescriptor_Changed(object sender,EventArgs e)
   myLabel.Text="Property Descriptor Property of DataGridColumnStyle has changed";

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