DataGridViewCell.ErrorIconBounds Property


Gets the bounds of the error icon for the cell.

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

public Rectangle ErrorIconBounds { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

A Rectangle that represents the bounds of the error icon for the current DataGridViewCell.

Exception Condition

The cell does not belong to a DataGridView control.


ColumnIndex is less than 0, indicating that the cell is a row header cell.


The row containing the cell is a shared row.


The cell is a column header cell.

The returned rectangle reports client coordinates, in pixels.

When the DataGridView.ShowCellErrors property is false, the value of this property is Empty.

This property calls the GetErrorIconBounds method to get its value. For the base DataGridViewCell type, this value is always Empty.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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