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DataGridView & Custom cell painting

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 03, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

I'm creating a schedule using a datagridview.  The cells in the grid need a lot of special behavour so I created my own Column and Cell classes.  In the Cell.Paint method I draw the cell text in various colors, draw images and lines, depending on data values.

My question is this:  What is the correct order to draw parts of the cell using the DataGridViewPaintParts?  Does it matter?  At present, the display is horrid - sometimes the cells are transparent (I can see what's underneath the application) and the text is scrambled.  A really good example of how to paint a cell would be great!


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