DataGridViewRow.CreateCells Method (DataGridView)

Clears the existing cells and sets their template according to the supplied DataGridView template.

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

public void CreateCells(
	DataGridView dataGridView


Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridView

A DataGridView that acts as a template for cell styles.


dataGridView is null.


A row that already belongs to the DataGridView was added.


A column that has no cell template was added.

This method clears the row's DataGridViewCellCollection and reinitializes it with the CellTemplate property of each column of the dataGridView parameter. As a result, the row adopts the appearance and behavior of a row from the dataGridView parameter.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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