For example a Sql Data Source, which is automatically added to your Web Form if you drag-n-drop your way around Visual Studio 2005.The problem is, I’d very much like to do so, if ASP. But I can’t set a Data Source property or anything on the Sql Data Source!!! I probably have to read the cells on the Grid View of the selected row, find the controls, get the values from those and insert those into my Data Set.Which means I won’t make my 70% code reduction Microsoft has always promised me. The visitors to a web site can typically be divided into two groups: the users and the administrators.If user clicks the Cancel button while Grid View is in editing mode, you need to Cancel the Editing process and also need to reset the Edit Index property to -1 in the Row Canceling Edit event of the Grid View control as shown below: The last step is to handle the Row Updating event to actually update the back end database.To do this we first need to obtain the reference of the current row by using its index no as shown in the first line below.In the above tutorial I tried to give you one of the easiest solutions and I hope you can go explore Grid View control editing further after learning the basics from this tutorial.
NET page that will handle different Grid View events to provide complete editing functionality.First, I load up some data: After that, I’m doing some work to make my Grid View look beautifull, adding all columns by hand.But for this demo, I’ll show you the simple version, that also doesn’t work 🙂Let’s bind the data to our Grid View and have it autogenerate our columns, as well as an edit button.In data driven web sites, users are normally allowed to view data and administrators are allowed to add, edit or delete data.In this tutorial I will show you how you can create an editable Grid View control for administrators to modify database records directly into the Grid View control.
hello my problem was that my gridview editable controls heep their old values. this is due to the grid view binding in the page_load method after every post back.