DataGridView.Item Property (String, Int32)

Provides an indexer to get or set the cell located at the intersection of the row with the specified index and the column with the specified name.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public DataGridViewCell this[
	string columnName,
	int rowIndex
] { get; set; }

Parameters

columnName
Type: System.String
The name of the column containing the cell.
rowIndex
Type: System.Int32
The index of the row containing the cell.

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewCell
The DataGridViewCell at the specified location.

This indexer is an alternative to accessing cells through the Cells collection of the Rows collection.

The following code example demonstrates the use of this indexer.


// Retrieve the cell value for the cell at column 3, row 7.
String testValue1 = (String)dataGridView1[3, 7].Value;

// Retrieve the cell value for the cell in the Name column at row 4.
String testValue2 = (String)dataGridView1["Name", 4].Value;


.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.
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