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this was working Dim szMsgNumber = db_grid.SelectedItem.Cells(0).Text until i changed the first column (at index 0) to a ASP:ButtonColumn from a boundcolumn... now it just returns blank text every time... how do i retrieve text from a buttoncolumn cell, which is, i gather not the text, but content is data bound to the field i specify......

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    Default --- retrieving text from a selected datagrid cell ---

    this was working

    Dim szMsgNumber = db_grid.SelectedItem.Cells(0).Text


    until i changed the first column (at index 0) to a ASP:ButtonColumn from a
    boundcolumn...

    now it just returns blank text every time...

    how do i retrieve text from a buttoncolumn cell, which is, i gather not the
    text, but content is data bound to the field i specify...



    Daniel Bass Guest

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    Default Re: --- retrieving text from a selected datagrid cell ---

    Dim linkbtnMsgNumber As LinkButton =
    db_grid.SelectedItem.Cells(0).Controls(0)

    Dim szMsgNumber = linkbtnMsgNumber.Text

    "Daniel Bass" <danielbasspostmaster.co.uk> wrote in message
    news:ORARTUVRDHA.1556TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
    > this was working
    >
    > Dim szMsgNumber = db_grid.SelectedItem.Cells(0).Text
    >
    >
    > until i changed the first column (at index 0) to a ASP:ButtonColumn from a
    > boundcolumn...
    >
    > now it just returns blank text every time...
    >
    > how do i retrieve text from a buttoncolumn cell, which is, i gather not
    the
    > text, but content is data bound to the field i specify...
    >
    >
    >

    Daniel Bass Guest

  3. #3

    Default Re: --- retrieving text from a selected datagrid cell ---

    Dim linkbtnMsgNumber As LinkButton =
    db_grid.SelectedItem.Cells(0).Controls(0)

    Dim szMsgNumber = linkbtnMsgNumber.Text

    "Daniel Bass" <danielbasspostmaster.co.uk> wrote in message
    news:ORARTUVRDHA.1556TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
    > this was working
    >
    > Dim szMsgNumber = db_grid.SelectedItem.Cells(0).Text
    >
    >
    > until i changed the first column (at index 0) to a ASP:ButtonColumn from a
    > boundcolumn...
    >
    > now it just returns blank text every time...
    >
    > how do i retrieve text from a buttoncolumn cell, which is, i gather not
    the
    > text, but content is data bound to the field i specify...
    >
    >
    >

    Daniel Bass Guest

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