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Troubleshooting databinding issue

DataBinding: 'System.Data.DataRowView' does not contain a property with the name 'Title'.

What are the common causes for this?

Here is the markup for the gridview:

<asp:GridView ID="gvCart" runat="server" Font-Names="Arial" HorizontalAlign="Center"  RowStyle-Wrap="false"
AutoGenerateColumns="False" Width="100%" CellPadding="2" GridLines="None" BorderColor="Transparent">
<asp:BoundField DataField="ISBN" HeaderText="ISBN" Visible="False" />
<asp:TemplateField HeaderText="Item Description">
<asp:TextBox ID="TextBox1" runat="server" Text='<%# Bind("Title") %>'></asp:TextBox>
<HeaderStyle CssClass="Title_HeaderStyle" />
<ItemStyle CssClass="Title_ItemStyle" />
<asp:Label EnableViewState="false" ID="Label1" runat="server" Text='<%# Bind("Title") %>'></asp:Label>
<asp:BoundField DataField="DETAILS" HeaderText="Details">
<HeaderStyle CssClass="Details_HeaderStyle" />
<ItemStyle CssClass="Details_ItemStyle" />
<asp:BoundField DataField="TYPE" HeaderText="Type">
<HeaderStyle CssClass="Type_HeaderStyle" />
<ItemStyle CssClass="Type_ItemStyle" />
<asp:BoundField DataField="Price" HeaderText="Price">
<HeaderStyle CssClass="Price_HeaderStyle" />
<ItemStyle CssClass="Price_ItemStyle" />
<asp:BoundField DataField="QTY" HeaderText="Qty">
<HeaderStyle CssClass="Qty_HeaderStyle" />
<ItemStyle CssClass="Qty_ItemStyle" />
<asp:BoundField DataField="Extended" HeaderText="Ext">
<HeaderStyle CssClass="Extended_HeaderStyle" />
<ItemStyle CssClass="Extended_ItemStyle" />

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Tom Knowlton
Tom Knowlton
1 Solution
That typically means that your data structure your binding to doesn't contain a column / property called "Title".   Check your data that's coming back before you can .DataBind() and audit it against the Bind("Title") just to be sure that you have your naming correct.
Tom KnowltonWeb developerAuthor Commented:

I found it in the meantime...it was trying to assign the datasource at the wrong time.

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