Setting grid cell text

What code should I use to set cell text for either a grid control or a DBgrid control, the following does not seem to work:
DbGridName.Columns(1).CellValue ("text")  nor
DbGridName.Columns(1).CellText ("text")
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Grid1.text = "Data for the current cell"

DBGrid1.Columns(1).Text = "Text to be displayed in the cell"
DBGrid1.Columns(1).Text = "Data to be contained in the cell"


Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
ncwAuthor Commented:
Yes, got that to work with 'Grid' but an error message says "this property not available" for 'DBGrid', does it need to be the 32-bit version?
umm.... not sure...
What I suggest is to make sure that you have typed (for DBGrid):
   DBGrid1.Columns(1).Text = "whatever"
instead of:
   DBGrid1.Text = "whatever"

where 'Columns' is a collection of the columns in the grid, and the number within the parenthesis is the index of the column.
- DBGrid1.Columns(0) is first column
- DBGrid1.Columns(1) is 2nd column, etc...

btw, I mistyped something in my answer for DBGrid. It should be:
DBGrid1.Columns(1).Text = "Text to be displayed in the cell"
DBGrid1.Columns(1).Value = "Data to be contained in the cell"

sorry... :p
ncwAuthor Commented:
Thanks for your comment. I understand your code, but for some reason the message still appears - "the object does not support this property"
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Visual Basic Classic

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.