Chapter 11. Using the DataList and DataGrid Controls
IN THIS CHAPTER
This chapter tackles two of the most feature-rich controls included with the ASP.NET framework: the DataList and DataGrid controls.
The first section examines some of the features shared between both of these controls. You will learn how these controls use event bubbling, templates, and the DataKeys collection.
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Next, you will explore the DataList control in depth. You will learn how to use it to display data in multiple columns and edit database data.
The remainder, and bulk, of the chapter is devoted to the DataGrid control. You will learn how to use it to display, edit, sort , and page through database data.