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DataGrid.Item Property (DataGridCell)

Gets or sets the value of a specified DataGridCell.

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

public Object this[
	DataGridCell cell
] { get; set; }

Parameters

cell
Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataGridCell

A DataGridCell that represents a cell in the grid.

Property Value

Type: System.Object
The value, typed as Object, of the cell.

Setting this property changes the position of the DataView to the specified row.

The following code example sets and gets the value of a cell by declaring a DataGridCell variable, setting its RowNumber and ColumnNumber values, then first changing, then returning, the value of the given cell.

private void SetCellValue(DataGrid myGrid){
   DataGridCell myCell = new DataGridCell();
   // Use an arbitrary cell.
   myCell.RowNumber = 1;
   myCell.ColumnNumber = 1;
   // Change the cell's value using the CurrentCell.
   myGrid[myCell]="New Value";
}

private void GetCellValue(DataGrid myGrid){
   DataGridCell myCell = new DataGridCell();
   // Use and arbitrary cell.
   myCell.RowNumber = 1;
   myCell.ColumnNumber = 1;
   Console.WriteLine(myGrid[myCell]);
}

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, 1.1, 1.0
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