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EnableViewState, how to override ViewState

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I have an .aspx C# 2010 page.  It does everything I want it to.  Inserts records.  Updates records.  Only problem is.  When I close the form and come back to it, it loads the previous values into my asp:TextBoxes and asp:CheckBoxes.  I understand that if a viewstate is enabled for a data-bound control, the control will not be rebound when the page is reposted.  Instead the control's values will be restored from the view state.  I understand that to prevent this, you should do EnableViewState = false in the page directive, or in the <asp:whatever tag.  Problem is, this doesn't make any difference.  I have also tried to programmatically set the control's EnableViewState = false, and placed it in the Page_init and the Page_Load, with no luck.  How can I override the view state so that my control is populated from the database and not the view state when the form is opened?
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