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Get Selected Item wpf datagrid

Posted on 2011-03-11
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WPF This should be really simple but I just can't find it. New to WPF so sorry about this.
I have a datagrid and just want to click on a cell and either show its contents in a text box or popup a messagebox with the value.
Thought it should be selectedvalue or selecteditem or something like that but have had no luck sofar.

Thanks
Cnat even find WPF zone to put this question in
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Question by:Eamon
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This is how the dataGridd is filled

cmd.ExecuteNonQuery();
SqlDataAdapter daPopGRN = new SqlDataAdapter(cmd);

DataSet dsPopGRN = new DataSet();
daPopGRN.Fill(dsPopGRN, "GRN");

dgGrn.ItemsSource = dsPopGRN.Tables[0].DefaultView;
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by:Sudhakar Pulivarthi
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Hi Eamon,

Here is how a solution is provided to your requirement.
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3774140/wpf-datagrid-datatable-large-number-of-rows
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by:Eamon
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I ended up using this.

int i = dgGrn.Items.IndexOf(dgGrn.SelectedItem);
                var rowData = dgGrn.Items[i] as DataRowView;
                ret = rowData[ColName].ToString();
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