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Following is some of the stylesheet code supplied by our graphic designer for a table on my web form.  She was working from a screenshot, but what I was really using is a gridview.

How can I achieve the same visual effects on a gridview?  Ideally, I should be able to add the code you give me into her style sheet and then just set my gridview CSSClass to the new type.

Thanks!
/* --[ TABLE/GRID ]----------------------------------------------------- */
#main #tblData {
	width: 100%; }

#main #tblData td {
	vertical-align: top; 
	padding: 5px;
	border: 1px solid #d1d7e2; }

#main #tblData td.edit {
	font-size: 10px;
	width: 20px;
	background-color: #d1d7e2; }

/* ALTERNATING ROW */
#main #tblData tr.altrow {
		background-color: #e6edfc; }

/* ROW HOVER COLOR */
#main #tblData tr.hover td {
	background-color: #d1d7e2;
	cursor: pointer; }
	
/* HEADER ROW */
#main #tblData thead tr td {
	border: 0px;
	font-weight: bold;
	color: #666666;
	background-color: #ffffff;
	}

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Question by:codefinger
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You can add all these CSS values to the Skin file in the project. A simple example of my is below. Don't forget to reference the skin file in your web.config pages section.

<asp:GridView runat="server" BackColor="White" >
	<AlternatingRowStyle BackColor="#D1D1D1" />
	<HeaderStyle BackColor="Black" ForeColor="White" Font-Bold="true" />
</asp:GridView>

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by:codefinger
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Interesting.  I have not used skins before....first time hearing of them.

What would the web config entry look like?

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<pages theme="MainStyle"/> with "MainStyle" being the name of your skin file.
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by:codefinger
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Description: An error occurred during the parsing of a resource required to service this request. Please review the following specific parse error details and modify your source file appropriately.

Parser Error Message: Content ('<HeaderStyle BackColor="Black" ForeColor="White" Font-Bold="true"') does not match any properties within a 'System.Web.UI.WebControls.GridView', make sure it is well-formed.

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Line 16: <asp:GridView runat="server" SkinId="gridViewSkin" BackColor="Red" >
Line 17:    <AlternatingRowStyle BackColor="#D1D1D1" />
Line 18:       <HeaderStyle BackColor="Black" ForeColor="White" Font-Bold="true"
Line 19: </asp:GridView>

 

Source File: /MyChartInternal/App_Themes/VSSkin/VSSkin.skin    Line: 18


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Version Information: Microsoft .NET Framework Version:4.0.30319; ASP.NET Version:4.0.30319.1
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You're missing the " />" at the end of the line.
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DOH!  Having a Homer moment....sorry....
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by:codefinger
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Works beautifully and taught me something I did not know before...nice...

strickdd....having a problem with a radiobuttonlist I am sure you can help me with, but I will shortly be asking about that in a related question...please keep an eye out for it.

Thanks!
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