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I have a datagridview and a status strip on my form. When I click a row or cell, the label from the status strip should change according to it's row number. My datagridview is being generated at run time by a dataset.

Many Click events of the DataGrridView show a DataGridViewCellEventArgs

private void dataGridView1_CellContentClick(object sender, DataGridViewCellEventArgs e)
            // e.RowIndex and e.ColumnIndex

This class gives you access to the row and column.

You are welcome :)

I will only add to ddanbe` post:
If you are not in some dgv`s event handler you get the row number like:

private void dataGridView1_CellClick(object sender, DataGridViewCellEventArgs e)
            int rowIndex1 = e.RowIndex;
            int rowIndex2 = GetRowIndex();

        private int GetRowIndex()
            int rowIndex = this.dataGridView1.CurrentCell.RowIndex;
            return rowIndex;


Thanks for the addition!

Depends on what your intentions are, as long as you know what you are doing, please add 1. No problem.

There's an error if I click an empty datagridview. I suppose I need to set a condition for this? Like if datagridview is not null?

I need to indicate the row is 0, so I think an if else condition is necessary, don't you think? But using condition just to tell the row is 0? Isn't the code supposed to do that?

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