datagridview in visual basic 2005

I am developing with Visual Basic 2005.
I need to hide an "Id"column on my datagridview.  I have the following line of code:

Dim adapter As New OleDbDataAdapter("select * from Clients", conn).  There are several columns that I do not want to be shown but my main concern is the "ID" column.

How do I hide ID column from the datagridview.
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Jorge PaulinoIT Pro/DeveloperCommented:
Do you populate the datagridview on runtime or on design mode ?
systems_axAuthor Commented:
I populate it in runtime like this:

  Dim conn As New OleDbConnection("Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Data Source=D:\Documents and Settings\Admin\Desktop\Test.mdb")
 Dim adapter As New OleDbDataAdapter("select * from Clients", conn)

        Dim dt As New DataTable("Clients")
        dgvLastNames.DataSource = dt

I have a button that when pressed pulls all the columns from access.
Jorge PaulinoIT Pro/DeveloperCommented:
Ok, after you populate the datagridview you can do this:

Me.dgvLastNames.Columns(X).Visible = False

where X = Index or the column name

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Jorge PaulinoIT Pro/DeveloperCommented:
Also you can change the SQL statement without include the ID

Dim adapter As New OleDbDataAdapter("select field1,field2,field3,field4 from Clients", conn)
systems_axAuthor Commented:
thank you so much, it worked
Jorge PaulinoIT Pro/DeveloperCommented:
Glad I could help!
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