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DataGridViewRow.MinimumHeight Property

Gets or sets the minimum height of the row.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public int MinimumHeight { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The minimum row height in pixels, ranging from 2 to Int32.MaxValue. The default is 3.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

When setting this property, the row is in a DataGridView control and is a shared row.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The specified value when setting this property is less than 2.

The MinimumHeight property maintains the display of the row by setting a limit to how far the user can resize the row's height through the user interface (UI).

The following code example uses the MinimumHeight property to set the minimum height of the second row. This code example is part of a larger code example provided in How to: Manipulate Rows in the Windows Forms DataGridView Control.

// Set minimum height. 
private void Button4_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{

    int secondRow = 1;
    DataGridViewRow row = dataGridView.Rows[secondRow];
    row.MinimumHeight = 40;
}

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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