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I need to change the $ Currency that is applied in the gridview when U type {0:C} in the dataformatstring. I need it to be ª.
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You'll need to change the current-culture in your program to the culture you need.
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/87k6sx8t(VS.71).aspx
An example below
using System;

using System.Globalization;

using System.Threading;
 

public class EuroSymbolSample

{

   public static void Main()

   {

      int i = 100;
 

      // Set the CurrentCulture to French in France.

      Thread.CurrentThread.CurrentCulture = new CultureInfo("fr-FR");
 

      // Display i formatted as default currency for the

      //	CurrentCulture.

      // On a version of Windows prior to Windows XP, where the user

      //    has not changed the default currency to euro through

      //    Control Panel, this will default to "F".

      Console.WriteLine(i.ToString("c"));
 

      // Set the CurrentCulture to French in France, using the

      //    CultureInfo constructor that takes a useUserOverride

      //    parameter.

      // Set the useUserOverride value to false.

      Thread.CurrentThread.CurrentCulture = new CultureInfo("fr-FR", false);

         

      // Display i formatted as default currency for the 

      //    CurrentCulture.

      // On a version of Windows prior to Windows XP, this will

      //    override an incorrect default setting of "F" and display

      //    the euro symbol (i).

      Console.WriteLine(i.ToString("c"));     

   }

}

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