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Datagridview cell values disappearing

Posted on 2006-12-01
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Hi

I have 2 datagridviews (dg1 & dg2) bound to a dataset and when they are filled one cell in dg2 is empty.
If I click on another cell in dg2 then that cell is selected and the previously empty cell value appears.
But if I then click a cell in dg1 the clicked and selected cell in dg2 becomes empty.

All help appreciated.
Regards
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Question by:alungwyther
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rockas1982 earned 500 total points
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you have to change the colors
when you focus a cell it take difrent color and probably you have set it to white so white strings with white backround  =empty byt the string is there
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by:alungwyther
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Hi

Thanks for the reply.The cell that has the focus shows the value OK, it is the cell that has lost the focus that appears empty even though there is a value in it.

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by:rockas1982
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there is an option for that 2
color for the cell that is focus color for the cell that lost the focus i don't know where exactly cause i use another componet but there must be
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by:alungwyther
ID: 18059573
Hi rockas1982

The cell that has lost focus is white with no value in it.
If I click on another cell in the same grid it stays white but the value appears.

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by:gangwisch
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are you assigning the values dg1.item(1,1).value="5"
if you are try using dg1.item(1,1).editedformattedvalue="5"
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by:alungwyther
ID: 18059663
Hi gangwisch

The grids are bound to a datatable so the values are not manually assigned.
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by:alungwyther
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Hi rockas1982

Apologies, I didn't read your reply properly or look into it enough but you were right.

Alun
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