Alignment Property

DataGridViewCellStyle.Alignment Property

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

Gets or sets a value indicating the position of the cell content within a DataGridView cell.

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

public DataGridViewContentAlignment Alignment { get; set; }
/** @property */
public DataGridViewContentAlignment get_Alignment ()

/** @property */
public void set_Alignment (DataGridViewContentAlignment value)

public function get Alignment () : DataGridViewContentAlignment

public function set Alignment (value : DataGridViewContentAlignment)

Property Value

One of the DataGridViewContentAlignment values. The default is NotSet.

Exception typeCondition


The property value is not a valid DataGridViewContentAlignment value.

The following code example illustrates the use of this property.

    .Alignment = DataGridViewContentAlignment.MiddleRight;

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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