DataGridViewCellPaintingEventArgs.PaintBackground Method

Paints the cell background for the area in the specified bounds.

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

public void PaintBackground(
	Rectangle clipBounds,
	bool cellsPaintSelectionBackground
)

Parameters

clipBounds
Type: System.Drawing.Rectangle

A Rectangle that specifies the area of the DataGridView to be painted.

cellsPaintSelectionBackground
Type: System.Boolean

true to paint the background of the specified bounds with the color of the SelectionBackColor property of the DataGridViewCell.InheritedStyle; false to paint the background of the specified bounds with the color of the BackColor property of the DataGridViewCell.InheritedStyle.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

RowIndex is less than -1 or greater than or equal to the number of rows in the DataGridView control.

-or-

ColumnIndex is less than -1 or greater than or equal to the number of columns in the DataGridView control.

.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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