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DataGridViewContentAlignment Enumeration
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DataGridViewContentAlignment Enumeration

Defines constants that indicate the alignment of content within a DataGridView cell.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in system.windows.forms.dll)

public enum DataGridViewContentAlignment
public enum DataGridViewContentAlignment
public enum DataGridViewContentAlignment

 Member nameDescription
BottomCenterThe content is aligned vertically at the bottom and horizontally at the center of a cell. 
BottomLeftThe content is aligned vertically at the bottom and horizontally at the left of a cell. 
BottomRightThe content is aligned vertically at the bottom and horizontally at the right of a cell. 
MiddleCenterThe content is aligned at the vertical and horizontal center of a cell. 
MiddleLeftThe content is aligned vertically at the middle and horizontally at the left of a cell. 
MiddleRightThe content is aligned vertically at the middle and horizontally at the right of a cell. 
NotSetThe alignment is not set. 
TopCenterThe content is aligned vertically at the top and horizontally at the center of a cell. 
TopLeftThe content is aligned vertically at the top and horizontally at the left of a cell. 
TopRightThe content is aligned vertically at the top and horizontally at the right of a cell. 

This enumeration is used by the DataGridViewCellStyle.Alignment property.

The following code example illustrates the use of this type. For more information, see How to: Format Data in the Windows Forms DataGridView Control.

this.dataGridView1.Columns["CustomerName"].DefaultCellStyle
    .Alignment = DataGridViewContentAlignment.MiddleRight;

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

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