DataGridView.HitTestInfo.Type Property


Gets the DataGridViewHitTestType that indicates which part of the DataGridView the coordinates described by the current DataGridView.HitTestInfo belong to.

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

public DataGridViewHitTestType Type { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewHitTestType

A DataGridViewHitTestType value that indicates the control part at the coordinates described by the current DataGridView.HitTestInfo.

The following code example illustrates the use of this property. This example is part of a larger example available in the DataGridView.Columns property reference topic.

   private DataGridViewCell clickedCell;

   private void dataGridView1_MouseDown(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
// If the user right-clicks a cell, store it for use by the shortcut menu.
       if (e.Button == MouseButtons.Right)
           DataGridView.HitTestInfo hit = dataGridView1.HitTest(e.X, e.Y);
           if (hit.Type == DataGridViewHitTestType.Cell)
               clickedCell =

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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