DataGridView.HitTestInfo.Type Property


Gets the DataGridViewHitTestType that indicates which part of the DataGridView the coordinates described by the current DataGridView.HitTestInfo belong to.

 property System::Windows::Forms::DataGridViewHitTestType Type { System::Windows::Forms::DataGridViewHitTestType get(); };
public System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewHitTestType Type { get; }
member this.Type : System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewHitTestType
Public ReadOnly Property Type As DataGridViewHitTestType

Property Value

A DataGridViewHitTestType value that indicates the control part at the coordinates described by the current DataGridView.HitTestInfo.


The following code example illustrates the use of this property. This example is part of a larger example available in the DataGridView.Columns property reference topic.

private DataGridViewCell clickedCell;

private void dataGridView1_MouseDown(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
// If the user right-clicks a cell, store it for use by the shortcut menu.
    if (e.Button == MouseButtons.Right)
        DataGridView.HitTestInfo hit = dataGridView1.HitTest(e.X, e.Y);
        if (hit.Type == DataGridViewHitTestType.Cell)
            clickedCell =
Private clickedCell As DataGridViewCell

Private Sub dataGridView1_MouseDown(ByVal sender As Object, _
    ByVal e As MouseEventArgs) Handles dataGridView1.MouseDown

    ' If the user right-clicks a cell, store it for use by the 
    ' shortcut menu.
    If e.Button = MouseButtons.Right Then
        Dim hit As DataGridView.HitTestInfo = _
            dataGridView1.HitTest(e.X, e.Y)
        If hit.Type = DataGridViewHitTestType.Cell Then
            clickedCell = _
        End If
    End If

End Sub

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