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Hi,
I defined a "Formview" on the page like the following. How to allow data insert when there is no records?
    ...
    <asp:FormView ID="lan_gv" runat="server"
    AutoGenerateColumns="false"
    HeaderStyle-BorderStyle="Double"
    BorderWidth="2px"
    Font-Size="Small"
    ForeColor="DarkBlue"
    BackColor="#1BE0D6"
    BorderStyle="Groove"
    AllowSorting="True"
    Title="Test"
    datasourceid="ds_int" >
    <EmptyDataTemplate>
    <asp:Image ID="im1" AlternateText="No Data" runat="server" />
    </EmptyDataTemplate>
    <HeaderStyle BackColor="#1BE0D6">
    </HeaderStyle>
    <EditItemTemplate>
    <asp:DropDownList ID="int_list"
        runat="server"
        BackColor="#1BE0D6"
        DataTextField="Language"
        DataValueField="language" >
    </asp:DropDownList>
    <asp:Textbox id="change_date" Text='<%# Bind("change_date") %>' runat="server" />
    </EditItemTemplate>
    </asp:FormView>
    ...
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by:Pratima Pharande
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here you will get example of how to insert data using formview

http://sfvt.wordpress.com/2010/09/06/asp-net-tutorial-formview-insert-to-database/
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by:HuaMinChen
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Thanks. But what change needs to be applied to the above codes to make data insert available to the user doing the input?
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by:HuaMinChen
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Any help?
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by:Rose Babu
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can you check the below tutorial to edit/update/insert data from FormView as you need

http://www.dotnetfunda.com/articles/article991-formview-in-edit-insert-readonly-mode.aspx
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Monica P earned 1200 total points
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Hi..

You can change the FormViewMode to insert if there is no record from your datasource.
<asp:FormView ID="FormView1" runat="server" OnDataBound="FormView1_OnDataBound" >

protected void FormView1_OnDataBound(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        if (FormView1.PageCount == 0)
        {
            FormView1.ChangeMode(FormViewMode.Insert);

        }
      }

To get more info
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Have look on this article for Insert update and delete

http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/blogs/7227/insert-update-and-delete-using-a-formview.aspx
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