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How to Change the Look & feel of Gridview?

Last Modified: 2008-07-16
Hi Experts,

How can i change the EmptyDatatemplate background color in a gridview.

Thanks for the help.
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             Empty data message here.   You can adjust the height and width to make it auto or a predefined number.

<!-- the border from the main style will be applied here so you might want to remove the border from teh style of the main grid if you do not want it on the emptydatatemplate -->
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you may also change the EmptyDataRowStyle BackColor="Blue" on the main gridview control properties
    <asp:GridView ID="GridView1" runat="server" BackColor="#DEBA84" 
        BorderColor="#DEBA84" BorderStyle="None" BorderWidth="1px" CellPadding="3" 
        CellSpacing="2" DataSourceID="dsID">
        <FooterStyle BackColor="#F7DFB5" ForeColor="#8C4510" />
        <RowStyle BackColor="#FFF7E7" ForeColor="#8C4510" />
        <EmptyDataRowStyle BackColor="Blue" />
        <PagerStyle ForeColor="#8C4510" HorizontalAlign="Center" />
        <SelectedRowStyle BackColor="#738A9C" Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="White" />
        <HeaderStyle BackColor="#A55129" Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="White" />
        this is empty........

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