Solved

Binding Long Text to textarea

Posted on 2006-07-17
3
341 Views
Last Modified: 2010-07-27
I have an ntext field in my SQL Server database.  When binding the value to my field in the DetailsView textarea, all I get is the value "<long text>".  Any ideas why it's not showing the full text as it should?
0
Comment
Question by:equentin
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
apresto earned 250 total points
ID: 17121850
Hi equentin,

have you tried casting it as text in the Sql

SELECT Cast( NtextField as text ) FROM ...

Apresto
0
 

Author Comment

by:equentin
ID: 17121913
I've just tried that, and the same result I'm afraid.  Extremely odd (and more than a little frustrating!)...
0
 

Author Comment

by:equentin
ID: 17122185
Just worked it out, and I've been a complete idiot, and (as usual) it's completely unrelated...

Thanks for the assistance anyway, and I've given you the points.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Sometimes in DotNetNuke module development you want to swap controls within the same module definition.  In doing this DNN (somewhat annoyingly) swaps the Skin and Container definitions to the default admin selections.  To get around this you need t…
A quick way to get a menu to work on our website, is using the Menu control and assign it to a web.sitemap using SiteMapDataSource. Example of web.sitemap file: (CODE) Sample code to add to the page menu: (CODE) Running the application, we wi…
With Secure Portal Encryption, the recipient is sent a link to their email address directing them to the email laundry delivery page. From there, the recipient will be required to enter a user name and password to enter the page. Once the recipient …

749 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question