DataGridViewColumn::Name Property


Gets or sets the name of the column.

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

property String^ Name {
	String^ get();
	void set(String^ value);

Property Value

Type: System::String^

A String that contains the name of the column. The default is an empty string ("").

This property represents a formal name associated with the column that can be used to identify the column in a collection. For example, the Remove and Contains methods of the DataGridViewColumnCollection class use the Name property. The name is case-insensitive. The DataGridView will treat column1 and COLUMN1 as the same column.

The following code example shows how to set the column name.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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