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Resize option with mouse for datagridview at runtime

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How can user resize the datagridview control at runtime  in vb.net 2015.

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.NET has the Split Container control, which allows for end user resizing. I use it regularly in my projects, and it does a pretty good job of allowing the user to resize portions of the application to suit the own requirements and screen sizes.
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Will try Scott! Cheers!
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Any properties to be set on the datagridview?
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE ) earned 500 total points
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I set my DGV to "Fill" for the Dock property. This immediately auto-sizes it with that Split Container. If you don't want to do that, you can set the Anchor properties of the DGV as appropriate.
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