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How to handle editing/inserting with a gridview in a formview

Posted on 2008-10-29
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I;ve got to display orders details and order items on a vb webpage.  It looks like the best way of showing this in aspx is to have a formview showing the Order details with a embeded griview showing order items.

I set this up with two sql datasources and I can show data fine. However, I', hjaving difficulty handling edits/inserts with this setup.  When I update the form, the updates in the gridview disapear, and vis-versa.

Has anybody got any code sample for this?  It's a very common thing in access (form/sub-form) but I cant find anything miuch for aspx!
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Question by:jmsjms
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by:jmsjms
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Hi CodeCruiser,

>http://visualbasic.ittoolbox.com/groups/technical-functional/vb-dotnet-access-l/writing-to-related-child-table-using-details-form-controls-2249978

Not relevant - Doesnt provide any help, it's just a user asking for a similar (but not the same) thing

>http://blogs.msdn.com/bethmassi/archive/2008/02/19/one-to-many-master-detail-forms-with-linq-to-sql.aspx

Not relevant - This is about VB winforms.  I need the info for a webapp (as noted in question)

>http://doc.xceedsoft.com/products/XceedGrid/Building_a_bound_hierarchical_master_detail_grid.html

Not relevant - about building a hierarchical master/detail grid.

>http://www.devnewsgroups.net/group/microsoft.public.dotnet.framework.adonet/topic58829.aspx

Not relevant - About binding two grids.

>http://quickstarts.asp.net/QuickStartv20/util/srcview.aspx?path=~/aspnet/samples/data/GridViewMasterDetailsInsert.src

Not relevant - About a grid master and a details view linked to the grid.

This is just stuff that I've dug up on numerous occasions that does't help at all.  Have you read my question?  ;-)

I can see loads on the net about having a grid view and then opening up a detailsview/formview based on selected record.  I know how to do this and use this regularly.

I really need to get this working ASAP, and whilst I appreciate your efforts these non-relevant links arent helping and perhaps stop ofther experts looking as they think we are working ont it.   I've ahd to re-ask this question in another format because my similar question (which you answered using the technique) has stalled  Can I ask you to only give me relevant help.

Many thanks.
John


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Glad to not bother mate.
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By the way, this platform is meant to provide either hints or links to resources which may help construct the solution. I hope you are not expecting a visual studio solution uploaded as a zip file.
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jmsjms earned 0 total points
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CodeCruiser, I'm happy and very grateful for relevant Google search results.  If you find any please let me know.

As for coding, I'm looking for whats hopefully a standard code pattern.  Ie. empty code or example as to how to handle a nested gridview inside a formview.  

Just so happens that I think I've found what i need doing another search.  Ironic really as the guy has kindly created a complete VS solution.

For reference, and in case someone else browses to this in search of the same thing its

http://www.eggheadcafe.com/tutorials/aspnet/0af43149-8fa7-4ab8-8d08-e885090f1a8d/aspnet-data-control-seri.aspx


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