DataGridView.SetSelectedColumnCore Method (Int32, Boolean)


Changes the selection state of the column with the specified index.

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

protected virtual void SetSelectedColumnCore(
	int columnIndex,
	bool selected


Type: System.Int32

The index of the column.

Type: System.Boolean

true to select the column; false to cancel the selection of the column.

Exception Condition

columnIndex is less than 0 or greater than the number of columns in the control minus 1.

The DataGridView control uses this method whenever it changes the selection state of a column. The selection state changes without regard to the current SelectionMode property value, and without changing the CurrentCell property value. This is useful when you want to implement your own selection modes.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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