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Add parameters to LinkButton

Posted on 2014-01-29
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Might not even be doing this correctly so I'll explain what I'm trying to do. Very simply I'm trying to create a GridView and within this I will have a button. This button will have some additional parameters added to it (namely an ID) so I would suspect it would look something like #/volunteer.aspx?ID=000000 (with the actual ID added to the end of the link)

So I have my code like this:
<asp:TemplateField>
                                    <ItemTemplate>
                                        <asp:LinkButton runat="server" ID="NewViewReports" CommandName="ViewReports" CommandArgument='<%# Eval("CRM_BusinessGUID", "~/Volunteer.aspx?ID={0}") %>' CssClass="btn btn-primary btn-large" Text="New View Reports &raquo;" />
                                    </ItemTemplate>
                                </asp:TemplateField

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and although the button is created correctly the links are not there but the HTML looks like this:
<a class="btn btn-primary btn-large" id="MainContent_ctl00_GridView1_NewViewReports_0" href="javascript:__doPostBack('ctl00$MainContent$ctl00$GridView1$ctl02$NewViewReports','')">New View Reports »</a>

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Hopefully this is an easy one to sort and I've explained what I'm after so appreciate any advice you guys can offer.

Thanx again
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Question by:Steven O'Neill
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The reason is you have placed the LinkButton in GridView and the URL that you have plaved is as CommandArgument.

If you need to have just a redirect then you can put the same code for
NavigationURL

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If you want to work otherway,
 you need to handle RowCommandEvent of GridView. Where you'll check commandname by e.CommandName=="ViewReports"
and redirect to page by using
e.CommandArgument

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Hope this will help
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by:Steven O'Neill
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Ok being very thick here lol...that's sorted my issue but should've known that one.

Ended up using the NavigateUrl method

Thanx again
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