Strange Error

I have a datasource which I use with a gridview, here is the line

<asp:SqlDataSource ID="sub_table_conn" runat="server" ConnectionString="<%$ ConnectionSrings:textConn %>" SelectCommand="SELECT sub_type_id,sub_type FROM tblsubcategories">

No I get this message.  Do I have to register the connection or something,? Thanks in advance Andrew

Here is the error

Parser Error Message: The expression prefix 'ConnectionSrings' was not recognized.  Please correct the prefix or register the prefix in the <expressionBuilders> section of configuration.

Source Error:

Line 12:         <asp:GridView ID="GridView1" runat="server" DataSourceID="sub_table_conn">
Line 13:         </asp:GridView>
Line 14:         <asp:SqlDataSource ID="sub_table_conn" runat="server" SelectCommand="SELECT sub_type_id,sub_type FROM tblsubcategories" ConnectionString="<%$ ConnectionSrings: textConn %>" >
Line 15:         </asp:SqlDataSource>
Line 16:     </div>

Source File: /andy/test_area/default.aspx    Line: 14
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'ConnectionSrings' needs to be: 'ConnectionStrings'

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Carl TawnSystems and Integration DeveloperCommented:
Looks like a simple typo. You have "ConnectionSrigns" rather than "ConnectionStrings", note the "t" in Strings.
REA_ANDREWAuthor Commented:
A simple "DOH!!!!" KINDA SUMS IT UP..... LOL

Cheers guys

Carl TawnSystems and Integration DeveloperCommented:
It happens to us all ;o)
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