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DataGridViewElement Class

Provides the base class for elements of a DataGridView control.

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

public ref class DataGridViewElement

The DataGridViewElement type exposes the following members.

Public methodDataGridViewElementInitializes a new instance of the DataGridViewElement class.

Public propertyDataGridViewGets the DataGridView control associated with this element.
Public propertyStateGets the user interface (UI) state of the element.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodOnDataGridViewChangedCalled when the element is associated with a different DataGridView.
Protected methodRaiseCellClickRaises the DataGridView::CellClick event.
Protected methodRaiseCellContentClickRaises the DataGridView::CellContentClick event.
Protected methodRaiseCellContentDoubleClickRaises the DataGridView::CellContentDoubleClick event.
Protected methodRaiseCellValueChangedRaises the DataGridView::CellValueChanged event.
Protected methodRaiseDataErrorRaises the DataGridView::DataError event.
Protected methodRaiseMouseWheelRaises the Control::MouseWheel event.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

The .NET Framework supplies two specialized classes that derive from DataGridViewElement: DataGridViewCell, which represents individual elements, and DataGridViewBand, which represents a series of grouped subelements.

.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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.