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Im in Visual Studio 2005.  Using standard DETAILS View with a SQL Table Datasource in aspx page.  It works well  and fine however I've modified the INSERT TEMPLATE with a dropdown combo box, this dropdown has another SQL datasource containing and ID field and a NAME field for user to select from.
Then of course I want the users seletion to UPDATE the datasource.  

I need help with getting sample code to peform this update in the EVENT handler of the combo box as I understand the TEMPLATE will not perform the update.

thanks for any assistance.
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Can you post your code?
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Actually Im going to simplify this digitalZo.
In the INSERT ITEM TEMPLATE I've added the combo box dropdown (mentioned above) next to the text box thats bound to the datasource.  I just want the value from combo box to autofill into the text box.  This in VB is ordinarily very simple but I can't seem to get the syntax right to capture the value from one and place it in the other.
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Something to get you started:

http://www.dotnetspider.com/resources/2314-How-place-DropDownList-DataGrid-fire-S.aspx

altho it is of datagridview and not detailsview.

i coded it for gridview in my app by changing the datagridview to gridview. you can try it that way for detailsview, if you want.
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