troubleshooting Question

convert to bool in datalist

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How can I convert this string to a bool? thanks

bool active = ((HiddenField)e.Item.FindControl("hidActive")).Value;

this didn't work:

bool active = (bool)((HiddenField)e.Item.FindControl("hidActive")).Value;
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