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Hi,

I am using dataGridView control. Usually while pressing Enter Key in a cell it will focus on cell in next row, I want to set focus on next column. I have achieved this by using below code.

C#
private void dicadmasDataGridView_KeyDown(object sender, System.Windows.Forms.KeyEventArgs e)
        {
            if (e.KeyCode == Keys.Return)
            {
                if (dicadmasDataGridView.CurrentCell.ColumnIndex == dicadmasDataGridView.ColumnCount - 1)
                    dicadmasDataGridView.CurrentCell = dicadmasDataGridView[0, dicadmasDataGridView.CurrentCell.RowIndex + 1];
                else
                    dicadmasDataGridView.CurrentCell = dicadmasDataGridView[dicadmasDataGridView.CurrentCell.ColumnIndex + 1, dicadmasDataGridView.CurrentCell.RowIndex];
                e.SuppressKeyPress = true;
            }
        }



My problem is that if I am editing something in a particular cell and press enter it goes to the next row. I want to apply same behavior on the cell while editing also.

Thanks & Regards
Thahir
Posted
Updated 12-Feb-18 23:33pm
Comments
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 8-Jul-12 14:13pm    
System.Windows.Forms? Tag it: "Forms".
--SA
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 8-Jul-12 14:20pm    
Not clear what exactly do you want, "while editing" vs. something else.
--SA
Thahir Pattanathel 9-Jul-12 0:34am    
After "Enter" key cursor should focus on to next column. but now it goes to next row.
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 11-Jul-12 15:54pm    
Well, this is the default behavior, as far as I can see. You are trying to change it. How do you know that your handler (shown above) is even called? Did you run it under the debugger? I don't see your "+=" operator (adding a handler to the invocation list of an event). Also, you might need to handle PreviewKeyDown instead.
--SA
yogesh vaidya 24-Nov-17 14:32pm    
need help for same question for visual basic 2013/2014

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