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How to change border line color.

Posted on 2011-10-01
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Hi, Currently by default the border of datagirdview is white. My question are
1) How do i change the entire border color for my datagridview
2) On selected cell i wants the border to be different color.
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by:yeelokhk
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1) You can change it by the properties of DataGridView
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ehz9ksfa.aspx

2) Create a event on SelectedIndexChange, in the eventhandler, get the selected cell and use the cell's property to change the style.
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/404651/how-to-get-a-specific-cell-in-a-datagridview-on-selection-changed
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Hi solution for no.1, manage to solve. No 2, I get the particular cell index, but did not get property to change border colour.
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Hi solution for no.1, manage to solve. No 2, I get the particular cell index, but did not get property to change border colour.
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Hi solution for no.1, manage to solve. No 2, I get the particular cell index, but did not get property to change border colour.
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Hi solution for no.1, manage to solve. No 2, I get the particular cell index, but did not get property to change border colour.
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Here is an example from MSDN to adjust individual cell's border
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.forms.datagridviewadvancedborderstyle.aspx
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It's help me but still i didn't get what i want. I will post a screen shot on new post.
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