DataGrid.SelectionMode Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates how rows and cells are selected in the DataGrid.

 property System::Windows::Controls::DataGridSelectionMode SelectionMode { System::Windows::Controls::DataGridSelectionMode get(); void set(System::Windows::Controls::DataGridSelectionMode value); };
public System.Windows.Controls.DataGridSelectionMode SelectionMode { get; set; }
member this.SelectionMode : System.Windows.Controls.DataGridSelectionMode with get, set
Public Property SelectionMode As DataGridSelectionMode

Property Value

One of the enumeration values that specifies how rows and cells are selected in the DataGrid. The registered default is Extended. For more information about what can influence the value, see DependencyProperty.


The SelectionMode and SelectionUnit properties together define the selection behavior for the DataGrid.

If the selection mode is Extended, the user can select multiple items where the item type is defined by the SelectionUnit property. If the selection mode is Single, the user can only select single items.

Applies to