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DataGridViewCell.OnEnter Method

Called when the focus moves to a cell.

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

protected virtual void OnEnter (
	int rowIndex,
	bool throughMouseClick
protected void OnEnter (
	int rowIndex, 
	boolean throughMouseClick
protected function OnEnter (
	rowIndex : int, 
	throughMouseClick : boolean
Not applicable.



The index of the cell's parent row.


true if a user action moved focus to the cell; false if a programmatic operation moved focus to the cell.

This method is similar to the DataGridView.OnCellEnter method. It is called in the same circumstances in which an DataGridView.CellEnter event is raised, but it does not actually raise the event.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0