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Posted on 2009-05-06
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I am trying to assign a value from the database to the second column of the data Grid View.Then it is throwing an error.Here is the error.

The same code worled perfectly fine when i tried to assign the values to the first column of the Grid.


For Each row As DataGridViewRow In Gridview1.Rows
                    If Not DBNull.Value.Equals(row.Cells.Item(0).Value) Then
row.Cells.Item(1).Value =abcdef
 Next

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Can you try this?

row.Cells.Item(1).Value = "abcdef"

For Each row As DataGridViewRow In Gridview1.Rows
                    If Not DBNull.Value.Equals(row.Cells.Item(0).Value) Then
             row.Cells.Item(1).Value = "abcdef"
 Next

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by:yuvaratna
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Nope! that didnt work
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