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DataGridViewCell.PaintErrorIcon Method

Paints the error icon of the current DataGridViewCell.

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

protected virtual void PaintErrorIcon(
	Graphics graphics,
	Rectangle clipBounds,
	Rectangle cellValueBounds,
	string errorText


Type: System.Drawing.Graphics
The Graphics used to paint the border.
Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle
A Rectangle that represents the area of the DataGridView that needs to be repainted.
Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle
The bounding Rectangle that encloses the cell's content area.
Type: System.String
An error message that is associated with the cell.

The errorText parameter signals the existence of an error. If errorText is null or String.Empty, the PaintErrorIcon method does nothing.

.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.