I am a beginner and I am using Visual Web Developer to create a website. In it, I have an Access DB in which I have a column of URLs for websites. I am using a GridView to show the data from the DB that comes from the AccessDataSource connecting to the DB. The GridView column is a hyperlink column and it lists the URLs as hyperlinks but when I click on them, it looks for them as is they are a page in the current project that I am creating( like http://www.mysite.com/www.cnn.com) All of the websites are external websites, like www.cnn.com
How do I set up the GridView to have the hyperlinks take me to the external sites?
Thanks for your help with this!!