ASP.NET 2005, IE 6 - Highlight Searched Keywords Within A Text Block Displayed In A Grid

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How do i highlight matching words displayed in a grid if i have a keyword in a variable?
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DreamMasterCommented:
The easiest way to do this is to write out the page that was found, and then do a replace on the keywords that were searched for.

So lets say your keyword is in a variable called "searchword"

You are writing out a result as the text for a page, lets say the variable for that is called pagetext

Now you write out the pagetext and do this:

pagetext.Replace(searchword, "<span class=""highlighted"">" & searchword & "</span>")

Now all you need to do is create a stylesheet for that span class="highlighted"

Hope this makes sense.
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DreamMasterCommented:
Glad to have been helpful :)

Regards,
Max.
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