Spread Windows Forms 6.0 Product Documentation
GetValue Method
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FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly > FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace > SheetView Class : GetValue Method

Row index
Column index

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Gets unformatted data from the specified cell on this sheet.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Public Function GetValue( _
   ByVal row As Integer, _
   ByVal column As Integer _
) As Object
Visual Basic (Usage)Copy Code
Dim instance As SheetView
Dim row As Integer
Dim column As Integer
Dim value As Object
value = instance.GetValue(row, column)
public object GetValue( 
   int row,
   int column


Row index
Column index

Return Value

Object containing the unformatted value from the cell


System.ArgumentOutOfRangeException Specified row index is out of range; must be between 0 and the total number of rows
System.ArgumentOutOfRangeException Specified column index is out of range; must be between 0 and the total number of columns


Besides using this method, you can get or set the value in a cell using various properties of the sheet (SheetView object) or properties of the cell (Cell object). For more information, see Handling Data Using Sheet Methods and Handling Data Using Cell Properties.

Remember that the data may be displayed differently in a cell depending on the cell type. For more information, see Understanding Cell Type Effects on Displaying Data.


This example illustrates the use of this member by returning the value (unformatted data) for the specified cell.
C#Copy Code
object o;
fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SetValue(0, 0, 20);
o = fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.GetValue(0, 0);
Visual BasicCopy Code
Dim o As Object
FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.SetValue(0, 0, 20)
o = FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.GetValue(0, 0)


Target Platforms: Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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