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Showing datetime data in a datagrid  (SQL Server 2000 & vb.net)

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I would like to show both date and time for certain data being returned into a datagrid.  I would like one of the columns, which has date and time data to be displayed within the grid with both date and time data showing.  I do not know how to set the format so that this one column will show both.  Now it is defaulting to date only.
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You can use a string format of "g" or "G".

g would give this: 10/12/2002 10:11 PM
G would give this: 10/12/2002 10:11:29 PM
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That is great, Can you give me an example showing syntax of using it??.    
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Is this a web app or a windows app?
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You need to add a datagrid table style

Dim ts as new DataGridTableStyle
ts.MappingName = "MyTableName"

Dim dgtbc as new DataGridTextBoxColumn
dgtbc.MappingName = "MyColumnName"
dgtbc.HeaderText = "Column 1"
dgtbc.Format = "G"

ts.GridColumnStyles.Add(dgtbc)

MyDataGrid.TablesStyles.Add(ts)

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