Difference between Gridview and Repeter and details view


can u plz explain and give expamples for difference between Gridview and Repeter controls?
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Paul JacksonSoftware EngineerCommented:
Both show collections of records, a gridview control allows for editing, sorting of data whereas the repeater control does not by default.

See a good description of the differences here : http://www.beansoftware.com/ASP.NET-Tutorials/Repeater-DataList-ListView-GridView.aspx
SAMIR BHOGAYTAFreelancer and IT ConsultantCommented:
hi.. It is your answer.

Features of a GridView
•Displays data as a table
•Control over
 –Alternate item
 –Colors, font, borders, etc.
•Item as row

Features of Repeater
•List format
•No default output
•More control
•More complexity
•Item as row
•Not updateable

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