troubleshooting Question

EMPTY DATA SET

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Hi,
 I m a novice .net user. I am trying to do a project with asp.net using sql server 2000 as backend. when i populate a dataset with a query, if the data set is empty , i m trying to do the following.


if (DS.Tables.Count >0)

{
    MyDataGrid2.DataSource=DS.Tables("test").DefaultView;
    MyDataGrid2.DataBind();
}
   
     else
  msgbox("no match !")

end if

the error message is "syntax error". '{' is shown in RED.

If i give like following,

if (DS.Tables.Count >0)


    MyDataGrid2.DataSource=DS.Tables("test").DefaultView
    MyDataGrid2.DataBind()

   
     else
    msgbox ("no match!")

end if

if the data set is not empty, records are displayed, but the msgbox is never displayed when its empty.

somebody please help me.
thanks
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