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How to disable row selection in dataGridView?

I would like the user to click on the cells but without the blue selection appearing.
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While this solution was helpful, it didn't work correctly for me.

I needed to set SelectionBackColor = BackColor and SelectionForeColor = ForeColor

Otherwise the selected text was not visible and when I tabbed to another window and back again the cell background wasn't repainted.