GridView.HorizontalAlign Property

Definition

Gets or sets the horizontal alignment of a GridView control on the page.

public:
 virtual property System::Web::UI::WebControls::HorizontalAlign HorizontalAlign { System::Web::UI::WebControls::HorizontalAlign get(); void set(System::Web::UI::WebControls::HorizontalAlign value); };
public virtual System.Web.UI.WebControls.HorizontalAlign HorizontalAlign { get; set; }
member this.HorizontalAlign : System.Web.UI.WebControls.HorizontalAlign with get, set
Public Overridable Property HorizontalAlign As HorizontalAlign

Property Value

HorizontalAlign

One of the HorizontalAlign values. The default is HorizontalAlign.NotSet.

Examples

The following example demonstrates how to use the HorizontalAlign property to align a GridView control on the right side of a page.


<%@ Page language="C#" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
  <head runat="server">
    <title>GridView HorizontalAlign Example</title>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
        
      <h3>GridView HorizontalAlign Example</h3>

      <asp:gridview id="CustomersGridView" 
        datasourceid="CustomersSqlDataSource" 
        autogeneratecolumns="true"
        horizontalalign="Right"
        runat="server">
      </asp:gridview>
            
      <!-- This example uses Microsoft SQL Server and connects  -->
      <!-- to the Northwind sample database. Use an ASP.NET     -->
      <!-- expression to retrieve the connection string value   -->
      <!-- from the Web.config file.                            -->
      <asp:sqldatasource id="CustomersSqlDataSource"  
        selectcommand="Select [CustomerID], [CompanyName], [Address], [City], [PostalCode], [Country] From [Customers]"
        connectionstring="<%$ ConnectionStrings:NorthWindConnectionString%>"
        runat="server">
      </asp:sqldatasource>
            
    </form>
  </body>
</html>


<%@ Page language="VB" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
  <head runat="server">
    <title>GridView HorizontalAlign Example</title>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
        
      <h3>GridView HorizontalAlign Example</h3>

      <asp:gridview id="CustomersGridView" 
        datasourceid="CustomersSqlDataSource" 
        autogeneratecolumns="true"
        horizontalalign="Right"
        runat="server">
      </asp:gridview>
            
      <!-- This example uses Microsoft SQL Server and connects  -->
      <!-- to the Northwind sample database. Use an ASP.NET     -->
      <!-- expression to retrieve the connection string value   -->
      <!-- from the Web.config file.                            -->
      <asp:sqldatasource id="CustomersSqlDataSource"  
        selectcommand="Select [CustomerID], [CompanyName], [Address], [City], [PostalCode], [Country] From [Customers]"
        connectionstring="<%$ ConnectionStrings:NorthWindConnectionString%>"
        runat="server">
      </asp:sqldatasource>
            
    </form>
  </body>
</html>

Remarks

Use the HorizontalAlign property to specify the horizontal alignment of a GridView control within the page. The following table lists the different horizontal alignment styles.

Alignment value Description
HorizontalAlign.NotSet The horizontal alignment of the GridView control has not been set.
HorizontalAlign.Left The GridView control is left-aligned on the page.
HorizontalAlign.Center The GridView control is centered on the page.
HorizontalAlign.Right The GridView control is right-aligned on the page.
HorizontalAlign.Justify The GridView control is aligned with both the left and right margins of the page.

Applies to

See also