Dropdown change cause gridview to loose data and selected index change doesn't fire

I changed the selection from my dropdown:
my selectedindex change does not get fired.
first time it keeps my selection on the gridview.
if i change dropdown again i loose selection and it resets my dropdown.
part of data does not get set on my gridview.


usercontrol 1 =========================================================
pageload
if not ispostback then
MainGridView.datasource = ds
MainGridView.databind()
end if
 
code:
If e.Row.RowType = DataControlRowType.DataRow Then 
 Dim myrow As GridViewRow = e.Row
 
                        If e.Row.RowIndex = 0 Then
                            Dim ucg As UCGridview
                            ucg = CType(myrow.FindControl("Details"), UCGridview)
 
                            Dim detgridview As GridView = CType(ucg .FindControl("detailsGridview"), GridView)
                            detgridview .DataSource = ds
                            detgridview .DataKeyNames = New String() {"ID"}
                            detgridview .DataBind()
                          End If
end if
markup
<asp:GridView ID="MainGridView" runat="server" AutoGenerateColumns="false" EnableViewState="true">
                    <Columns>
                        <asp:TemplateField ItemStyle-VerticalAlign="Top" HeaderText="MainHeading">
                            <ItemTemplate>
                                <uc:DetailsID="Details" runat="server" />
                            </ItemTemplate>
                        </asp:TemplateField>
                    </Columns>
                </asp:GridView>
 
UCGridview =====================================================================
markup part:
<asp:TemplateField ItemStyle-VerticalAlign="Top" HeaderText="Products" Visible="True">
            <ItemTemplate>
            <asp:UpdatePanel runat="server" ID="ProductsDropDownListUpdatePanels" UpdateMode="Conditional">
                <ContentTemplate>
                <asp:DropDownList ID="Products" runat="server" EnableViewState="true" AppendDataBoundItems="true"
                    AutoPostBack="true">
                    <asp:ListItem Text="1">1</asp:ListItem>
                    <asp:ListItem Text="2">2</asp:ListItem>
                   </asp:DropDownList>
                </ContentTemplate>
            </asp:UpdatePanel>
                
            </ItemTemplate>
        </asp:TemplateField>
Code:
    Private Sub ProductsDropDownList_SelectedIndexChanged(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs) Handles ProductsDropDownList.SelectedIndexChanged
 
    End Sub

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jinalCommented:
Hello ,

In order to SelectedIndexChanged fired need to set AutoPostBack = true for DropDownList. Please set that and test.
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Padre_CorleoneAuthor Commented:
the issue was that every dropdown change, i was reloading this User control.  avoiding reloading of control also avoided that not firing event. thanks!
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