Simple DataGrid Demo

This demo shows how to bind the results of a database query to a DataGrid that has some display properties set.


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181How can I format numbers and date/times using ASP.NET? For example, I want to format a number as a currency.96470222Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com1/19/2002 3:12:07 PMASP.NET
161How can I convert a Recordset into an array? Also, how can I convert an array into a Recordset?2380891Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com6/14/2001 5:02:02 PMArrays
115I am using Access and getting a 80004005 error (or a [Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] The Microsoft Jet database engine cannot open the file '(unknown)' error) when trying to open a connection! How can I fix this problem?23353021Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com1/17/2001 11:38:49 PMDatabases, Errors
83How can I quickly sort a VBScript array? 2300331Richard Lowechadich@yahoo.com11/12/2000 1:58:41 AMArrays
190How do I display data on a web page using arrays instead of Do...While...MoveNext...???...1860061Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com4/11/2002 1:14:41 PMArrays
106How can I find out if a record already exists in a database? If it doesn't, I want to add it.18351112Steve Ciminosteve_cimino@hotmail.com12/14/2000 4:59:11 PMDatabases, Queries
118When I get a list of all files in a directory via the FileSystemObject, they aren't ordered in any reasonable way. How can I sort the files by name? Or by size? Or by date created? Or... 1687504Bill Wilkinsonbill@ClearviewDesign.com1/22/2001 5:10:01 PMFileSystemObject
30For session variables to work, must the Web visitor have cookies enabled?1336356Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com9/26/2000 11:13:06 PMSession Object
14Can I send emails without using CDONTS?13032210Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com9/24/2000 1:18:37 AMEmail
149How can I remove multiple spaces between words in a string? That is, if I have: Hi    there how can I get: Hi there?1295572Scott Mitchellmitchell@4guysfromrolla.com3/31/2001 5:02:54 PMStrings


Source Code
<% @Import Namespace="System.Data" %>
<% @Import Namespace="System.Data.SqlClient" %>
<script language="vb" runat="server">
  Sub Page_Load(sender as Object, e as EventArgs)
    BindData()
  End Sub
	
	
  Sub BindData()
    '1. Create a connection
    Dim myConnection as New SqlConnection(ConfigurationSettings.AppSettings("connectionString"))

    '2. Create the command object, passing in the SQL string
    Const strSQL as String = "sp_Popularity"
    Dim myCommand as New SqlCommand(strSQL, myConnection)

    'Set the datagrid's datasource to the datareader and databind
    myConnection.Open()
    dgPopularFAQs.DataSource = myCommand.ExecuteReader(CommandBehavior.CloseConnection)
    dgPopularFAQs.DataBind()	
  End Sub
</script>

    <asp:DataGrid runat="server" id="dgPopularFAQs" 
                BackColor="#eeeeee" Width="85%"
                HorizontalAlign="Center"
                Font-Bold="True" Font-Name="Verdana"
                Font-Size="10pt" />
	


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