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Changing the backcolor of a entire row in DataGrid

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Hello,
I have a Datagrid and create TableStyle and ColumnStyle for it. I want to change the backcolor of a entire row if the specific column of that row have one of my values.

ColA    ColB    ColC    ColD
1        A         a        Y
2        B         b        R
3        C         c         R
4        D         d        W
5        E         e         Y
6        F         f          W

I want to change the color of **entire** rows 1,5 to yellow.

I searched the EE and Net for it. But what I find is changing the color of a column not entire row.

Thanks for your help,
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by:Farshid-Zaker
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You can change row colors using following code. Put this code after filling your grid. (It should be in your page_load) Remember that first rows index is zero.

dataGrid.Items[0].Style["BACKGROUND-COLOR"] = "yellow";
dataGrid.Items[4].Style["BACKGROUND-COLOR"] = "yellow";

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by:Farzad Akbarnejad
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Farshid,
my Data Grid hasn't Items member. Maybe it was in Web Controls. I am using System.Windows.Form. I am developing Windows Application.

Thanks
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by:Farzad Akbarnejad
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Hello,
emoreau,
I visited your link before that I found it in EE solutions. It is about changing a cell not entire row.
I want to change the color of entire row.

I found the following link that its downloadable sample code is very valuable.
I solved my problem by helping of it.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnwinforms/html/wnf_CustDataGrid.asp

I want to close this question with Points Refund. Any Suggestion?

Thanks
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