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DataGridTableStyle.HeaderForeColor Property

Gets or sets the foreground color of headers.

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

public Color HeaderForeColor { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Color
A Color that represents the foreground color of headers.

The following code example demonstrates the use of this member.

private void Create_Table()
{
   // Create DataSet.
   myDataSet = new DataSet("myDataSet");
   // Create DataTable.
   DataTable myCustomerTable = new DataTable("Customers");
   // Create two columns, and add them to the table.
   DataColumn CustID = new DataColumn("CustID", typeof(int));
   DataColumn CustName = new DataColumn("CustName");
   myCustomerTable.Columns.Add(CustID);
   myCustomerTable.Columns.Add(CustName);
   // Add table to DataSet.
   myDataSet.Tables.Add(myCustomerTable);
   dataGrid1.SetDataBinding(myDataSet,"Customers");
   myTableStyle = new DataGridTableStyle();
   myTableStyle.MappingName = "Customers";
   myTableStyle.HeaderBackColorChanged += 
      new System.EventHandler(HeaderBackColorChangedHandler); 
   myTableStyle.HeaderForeColorChanged +=
      new System.EventHandler(HeaderForeColorChangedHandler); 
}

// Change header background color. 
private void OnHeaderBackColor_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{
   dataGrid1.TableStyles.Clear ();
   switch(comboBox1.SelectedItem.ToString())
   {
      case "Red":
         myTableStyle.HeaderBackColor = Color.Red;
         break;
      case "Yellow":
         myTableStyle.HeaderBackColor = Color.Yellow ;
         break;
      case "Blue":
         myTableStyle.HeaderBackColor = Color.Blue ;
         break;
   }
   myTableStyle.AlternatingBackColor = Color.LightGray;
   dataGrid1.TableStyles.Add(myTableStyle);
}

private void HeaderBackColorChangedHandler(object sender,EventArgs e)
{
   MessageBox.Show("Changed Header Background color to : " + 
   comboBox1.SelectedItem.ToString(),"Success", MessageBoxButtons.OK, 
   MessageBoxIcon.Exclamation);
}

// Change header forecolor. 
private void OnHeaderForeColor_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{
   dataGrid1.TableStyles.Clear();
   switch(comboBox2.SelectedItem.ToString())
   {
      case "Green":
         myTableStyle.HeaderForeColor = Color.Green;
         break;
      case "White":
         myTableStyle.HeaderForeColor = Color.White;
         break;
      case "Violet":
         myTableStyle.HeaderForeColor = Color.Violet;
         break;
   }
   myTableStyle.AlternatingBackColor = Color.LightGray;
   dataGrid1.TableStyles.Add(myTableStyle);
}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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