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DataGridViewCell.IsInEditMode Property

Gets a value indicating whether this cell is currently being edited.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public bool IsInEditMode { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the cell is in edit mode; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

The row containing the cell is a shared row.

This property is useful when you are working directly with cell instances. Alternatively, you can use the DataGridView.IsCurrentCellInEditMode property. You can also handle the DataGridView.CellBeginEdit event to determine when the user enters edit mode.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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