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Fill a DropDownList with two columns from an SQL Database

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I have a Table in which two of the columns are "First Name" and "Last Name".

On the same page I have a Drop Down List which you can select a person from the database, but I want the two fields, "First Name" and "Last Name" to be concatenated together into just "Full Name" that shows in the Drop Down List.

Is there anyway to do this?
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Question by:CHKillswitch
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In the SQL Select [First Name] + " " + [Last Name] as FullName
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In case you dont want to change your SQL, this would help

http://forums.asp.net/t/1298196.aspx
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Both methods work to do what the question asked
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