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Changing hyperlink style in the datagrid using CSS

Posted on 2004-10-21
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I want to change the header hyperlink which is automatically created as i have enable sorting in the datagrid. the problem is that default hyperlink of css class has been applied to the header links of datagrid and i dont want that. I need to change the style.... here is the code

<asp:BoundColumn DataField="NAME" SortExpression="Name" HeaderText="Student Name"></asp:BoundColumn>

the Student Name is the hyperlink on the header of the datagrid and i need to change its style. Plesase give me the css class and where to apply that class to change the header hyperlink .

Also i have enabled paging in the datagrid... and below pages hyperlink are show 1 2 3 4 5 ... and hyperlinks again in default colors... and i dont want that... please do let me know how to change that also... actually the problem is to change the hyperlink styles in the datagrid in short.

Thanks and Regards
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Question by:faruquis
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    by:mmarinov
    Hi faruquis,

    use this

                <asp:BoundColumn DataField="NAME" SortExpression="Name" HeaderText="Student Name">

                   <HeaderStyle CssClass="Your css class name">
                   </HeaderStyle>

                   <FooterStyle CssClass="Your css class name">
                   </FooterStyle>

                </asp:BoundColumn>


    Regards!
    B..M
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    by:faruquis
    no sir.. it isnt working... my class name is datagridlinks and i aplied the class as told by you... the generated code is this... and the class is not applied to the <a href...... take a look

    <td class="datagridlinks"><a href="javascript:__doPostBack('reportData$_ctl2$_ctl0','')">Student Name</a></td><td>
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    by:mmarinov
    you have to declared the class like this
    .LNnTxt1 { FONT-SIZE: 11px; COLOR: #000099; FONT-FAMILY: arial, verdana, helvetica, sans-serif; }
    A.LNnTxt1:link {       FONT-SIZE: 11px; COLOR: #000099; FONT-FAMILY: arial, verdana, helvetica, sans-serif;}
    A.LNnTxt1:visited {      FONT-SIZE: 11px; COLOR: #000000; FONT-FAMILY: arial, verdana, helvetica, sans-serif; }
    A.LNnTxt1:active {      COLOR: #ff0000; }
    A.LNnTxt1:hover {      COLOR: #990000; TEXT-DECORATION: none; }

    and then add LNnTxt1 as a class name to the header/footerstyle

    B..M
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    by:faruquis
    this is not a valid answer.. have been able to find a valid solution and implementted that also.. thanks for you time buddy.. here is the solution

    http://blog.daveranck.com/archive/2004/07/17/216.aspx
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