Order by in Session DataTable using linq / or some other method

Posted on 2009-07-16
Last Modified: 2013-11-11
hi i need to bind the gird values from session datatable(using order by)

thanks in advance..
public void ItemsToGrid()


        if (Session["ItemsToGrid"] == null)


            DataTable dt = new DataTable("ItemsToGrid");

            dt.Columns.Add(new DataColumn("ItemID", typeof(string)));

            dt.Columns.Add(new DataColumn("ItemName", typeof(string)));

            dt.Columns.Add(new DataColumn("UOM", typeof(string)));

            dt.Columns.Add(new DataColumn("Quantity", typeof(int)));

            Session["ItemsToGrid"] = dt;



in button click event am adding the rows into the Session datatable



            string itemname;

            string itemid;

            if (this.ddltype.SelectedIndex == 0)


                itemname = asbProduct.Text.ToString();

                itemid = asbProduct.SelectedValue.ToString();




                itemname = txtItemName.Text;

                itemid = "0";


            string UOM = txtUOM.Text;

            int quantity = Convert.ToInt32(txtquantity.Text.ToString().Trim());

            DataTable dt = new DataTable("ItemTable");

            dt = (DataTable)Session["ItemsToGrid"];

            DataRow dr;

            dr = dt.NewRow();

            dr["ItemID"] = itemid;

            dr["ItemName"] = itemname;

            dr["UOM"] = UOM;

            dr["Quantity"] = quantity;


            // Here i need to do the group by with the datatable 

            Session["ItemsToGrid"] = dt;        



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Question by:Rajeshk_cgm
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Rahul Goel earned 500 total points
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DataView dv = dt.DefaultView
dv.Sort = "ColumnName DESC"

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