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RowStyle.Height Property

Gets or sets the height of a row.

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

public float Height { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Single
The preferred height of a row in pixels or percentage of the TableLayoutPanel, depending on the SizeType property.


The value is less than 0 when setting this property.

The Height property will take on different meanings depending on the SizeType property. The following table describes the possible meanings of Height.

SizeType value

Height interpretation


The preferred row height in pixels (fractional portion ignored).


Not applicable—the Height property is ignored.


The preferred row height as a percentage of the containing table.

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