DataGridViewCell.DataGridViewCellAccessibleObject.GetChildCount Method

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Returns the number of children that belong to the DataGridViewCell.DataGridViewCellAccessibleObject.

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

public override int GetChildCount ()
public int GetChildCount ()
public override function GetChildCount () : int

Return Value

The value 1 if the DataGridViewCell that owns DataGridViewCell.DataGridViewCellAccessibleObject is being edited; otherwise, –1.

Exception typeCondition


The value of the Owner property is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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