Help with changing backcolor of DataGridView


How do you change the backcolor and text color of a particular column in a DatagridView using  VB.NET?


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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
have you tried:
datagridview1.Columns(0).DefaultCellStyle.BackColor = Color.Aqua

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vcharlesAuthor Commented:

It works but I can't  find the correct syntax to also change  to column header's text and back color, what is the correct property to use.


Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
The thing that everybody forgets is to set EnableHeadersVisualStyles to False:

DataGridView1.Columns(1).HeaderCell.Style.BackColor = color.Pink

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vcharlesAuthor Commented:
Thank You.
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