MaxDropDownItems of Datagridview Not Working?

Posted on 2009-07-03
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
Good day

My MaxDropDownItems of a DataGridViewComboBoxColumn is not working.

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Private Sub SetupPorsionsGrid()

        Dim colPorsionDescription As System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewTextBoxColumn

        Dim colPorsionToSelect As System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewComboBoxColumn

        colPorsionDescription = New System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewTextBoxColumn

        colPorsionToSelect = New System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewComboBoxColumn

        colPorsionDescription.ReadOnly = True

        colPorsionDescription.CellTemplate.Style.Alignment = DataGridViewContentAlignment.MiddleRight

        colPorsionToSelect.CellTemplate.Style.Padding = New Padding(5, 11, 5, 11)

        colPorsionToSelect.Width = 120

        colPorsionToSelect.DropDownWidth = 80

        colPorsionToSelect.MaxDropDownItems = 3

        colPorsionToSelect.FlatStyle = FlatStyle.Flat

        lblSelectPorsionsCaption.Font = New System.Drawing.Font("Microsoft Sans Serif", 10.0!, System.Drawing.FontStyle.Regular, System.Drawing.GraphicsUnit.Point, CType(0, Byte))

        With grdPorsions

            .DefaultCellStyle.Font = New System.Drawing.Font("Microsoft Sans Serif", 10.0!, System.Drawing.FontStyle.Regular, System.Drawing.GraphicsUnit.Point, CType(0, Byte))

            .BorderStyle = BorderStyle.Fixed3D

            .BackgroundColor = Color.OldLace

            .SelectionMode = DataGridViewSelectionMode.CellSelect

            .DefaultCellStyle.BackColor = Color.White

            .DefaultCellStyle.SelectionBackColor = Color.White

            .DefaultCellStyle.SelectionForeColor = Color.Black

            .MultiSelect = False

            .EditMode = DataGridViewEditMode.EditOnEnter

            .RowHeadersVisible = False

            .ColumnHeadersVisible = False

            .Columns.AddRange(New System.Windows.Forms.DataGridViewColumn() {colPorsionDescription, colPorsionToSelect})

            .ScrollBars = ScrollBars.None

            .Columns(0).Width = 272

            .Columns(1).Width = 120

            .AllowUserToAddRows = False

            .AllowUserToResizeColumns = False

            .AllowUserToResizeRows = False

            For iRowCount = 0 To 4


                .Rows(iRowCount).MinimumHeight = 47

            Next iRowCount

            .Rows(0).Cells(0).Value = "Item 1 : "

            .Rows(1).Cells(0).Value = "Item 2 : "

            .Rows(2).Cells(0).Value = "Item 3 : "

            .Rows(3).Cells(0).Value = "Item 4 : "

            .Rows(4).Cells(0).Value = "Item 5 : "

            Dim DropDownColumn As DataGridViewComboBoxColumn

            DropDownColumn = grdPorsions.Columns(1)

            For i = 0 To 200

                DropDownColumn.Items.Add(i & "")

                DropDownColumn.DisplayMember = i & ""

                DropDownColumn.ValueMember = i & ""


        End With

    End Sub

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Question by:koossa
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Expert Comment

by:Rahul Goel
ID: 24771207

Author Comment

ID: 24771221
I don't see the solution on the above link?

Accepted Solution

koossa earned 0 total points
ID: 24793450
Uncheck the "Enable application framework" in the project properties.

It seems like a visual style that's inherited from the operating system.

Author Comment

ID: 24981790
The last comment is a solution that I have posted, so I don't think you must delete.

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