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grid view cell text problem

Posted on 2011-09-11
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am trying to  get the value of the cell of grid view
if it is
"abc"
change the back ground of grid row
but
_grid.Rows[index].Cells[1].Text

always get the result = ""
any help ??????????
private void FormateGrid(GridView _grid)
    {
        for (int i = 0; i < _grid.Rows.Count; i++)
        {
            if (_grid.Rows[i].Cells[1].Text.Contains("abc"))
            {
                _grid.Rows[i].BackColor = System.Drawing.Color.Blue;

            }
        }
    }

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A DataGridViewRow is not a Control, it does not have a BackColor property. Instead of BackColor, you change its color through its style:
_grid.Rows[i].DefaultCellStyle.BackColor = System.Drawing.Color.Blue;

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by:sonawanekiran
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Try like this

foreach (GridViewRow gvrow in _grid.Rows)
{
//Assuming you are finding text which in label
Label lbl = (Label)gvrow.FindControl("Label1");
if(lbl!= null)
 {
   string search_text = lbl.Text;
 }

}
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