DataGrid.BeginEdit Method (RoutedEventArgs)

Causes the data grid to enter editing mode for the current cell and current row in the specified keyboard and mouse state.

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


Public Function BeginEdit ( _
    editingEventArgs As RoutedEventArgs _
) As Boolean
public bool BeginEdit(
    RoutedEventArgs editingEventArgs


  • editingEventArgs
    Type: System.Windows.RoutedEventArgs
    Provides information about the keyboard or mouse gesture that prompted the method call. Can be nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the data grid enters editing mode; otherwise, false.

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3


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