?
Solved

Gridview Location

Posted on 2009-07-06
4
Medium Priority
?
363 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
Hi
I have a toolbar and a gridview on a form with the toolbar located at the top of the form and I am attempting to change the location of a gridview to place its top below the toolbar using

Me.QuoteGridView.Location = New System.Drawing.Point(0, 22)

but the gridview location doe's not change, can anyone spot the reason why?

Regards
Joe
0
Comment
Question by:JoeBo747
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Woodz
ID: 24786011
Can you clarify the full data type of the QuoteGridView variable, as there are several GridView classes in the .NET framework.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:JoeBo747
ID: 24786149
Hi Woodz

The QuoteGridView is a System.windows.Forms.datagridview

Regards
Joe

0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
Woodz earned 1000 total points
ID: 24788928
The command that you are using is correct for the task intended, so the problem could be caused by the location of this command. I have tested it with the command in the winform constructor, which is invoked before the screen is displayed, so the location value is correctly set before the screen is drawn.

If you are setting the location after it has been drawn, it may not take alter the position until the screen is refreshed, which you can force by calling Me.Refresh(). Alternatively, if you set the .Anchor or .Dock properties, this could override the explicit location setting.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:JoeBo747
ID: 31600103
Hi Woodz

With the dock removed the code works fine!

Regards
JoeBo
0

Featured Post

NFR key for Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

Veeam is happy to provide a free NFR license (for 1 year, up to 10 users). This license allows for the non‑production use of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 in your home lab without any feature limitations.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Recently while returning home from work my wife (another .NET developer) was murmuring something. On further poking she said that she has been assigned a task where she has to serialize and deserialize objects and she is afraid of serialization. Wha…
This article describes relatively difficult and non-obvious issues that are likely to arise when creating COM class in Visual Studio and deploying it by professional MSI-authoring tools. It is assumed that the reader is already familiar with the cla…
This is my first video review of Microsoft Bookings, I will be doing a part two with a bit more information, but wanted to get this out to you folks.
How to fix incompatible JVM issue while installing Eclipse While installing Eclipse in windows, got one error like above and unable to proceed with the installation. This video describes how to successfully install Eclipse. How to solve incompa…
Suggested Courses

762 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question