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DataGridSelectionMode Enumeration

Defines constants that specify whether single or multiple item selections are supported by a DataGrid control.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public enum DataGridSelectionMode
public enum class DataGridSelectionMode
type DataGridSelectionMode
Public Enumeration DataGridSelectionMode
Member nameDescription

Multiple items in the DataGrid can be selected at the same time.


Only one item in the DataGrid can be selected at a time.

The and properties together determine how users can select items in a DataGrid. For example, if the is Single and the is Cell, the user can select one cell at a time in the DataGrid.

InExtended mode, select multiple items by holding down the SHIFT key to extend the selection from an anchor point or the CTRL key to individually select additional items.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Available since 2.0
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