troubleshooting Question

Error on linkbutton click

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Peter NordbergFlag for Sweden asked on
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Hi,

I have this usercontrol where I have a linkbutton that I want to handle some code behind when I click on it. The usercontrol is a part of a datalist control. Unfortunately I get an error when I click it:
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Unable to cast object of type 'System.EventArgs' to type 'System.Web.UI.ImageClickEventArgs'.
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If I use an imagebutton instead it all works fine.

This is my usercontrol code:
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<%@ Control Language="VB" AutoEventWireup="false" CodeFile="buyLink.ascx.vb" Inherits="UserControls_Webshop_buy" %>

<asp:HiddenField ID="productID" runat="server" />
<asp:LinkButton ID="btnBuy" runat="server" Width="58px" CssClass="btnBuy" OnClick="NewButton_Click" CommandArgument='<%# Eval("productID") %>'>Köp</asp:LinkButton>
<%--<asp:ImageButton ID="btnBuy" runat="server" CssClass="btnBuy" OnClick="NewButton_Click" CommandArgument='<%#Eval("productID") %>' />--%>
<telerik:RadAjaxManagerProxy ID="RadAjaxManagerProxy1" runat="server">
    <AjaxSettings>
        <telerik:AjaxSetting AjaxControlID="btnBuy">
            <UpdatedControls>
                <telerik:AjaxUpdatedControl ControlID="lblShopCartPrice" />
                <telerik:AjaxUpdatedControl ControlID="PanelCheckout" />
            </UpdatedControls>
        </telerik:AjaxSetting>
    </AjaxSettings>
</telerik:RadAjaxManagerProxy>
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and this is my code behind:
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Sub NewButton_Click()
        If Request.Cookies("orderID") Is Nothing Then
            Dim i As New orderDBL
            i.InsertOrder()

            Response.Cookies("orderID").Value = i.orderID
            Response.Cookies("orderID").Expires = DateTime.Now.AddSeconds(600)


            InsertProduct()

        Else

            InsertProduct()

        End If
    End Sub
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I would like to use the linkbutton instead of the imagebutton but I'm not sure how I can fix this error.

Peter
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