Cannot reference checkbox in a DetailsView Edit/Insert template

I have a details view with a textbox control bound to a text field in my database.  The text field holds a 3-character code.  For user convenience, I have elected to have a checkbox represent a letter (ie: checkbox1 = "C", checkbox2 = "R", etc.)  Problem is that the checkboxes are in the edit and insert templates, so I don't know how to reference them;  they are simple unbound checkboxes  (code behind doesn't see them).  any help appreciated.
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Hi can you please share your code ?
Kamal KhaleefaInformation Security SpecialistCommented:
try to do a find control on that row to find your checkbox
Tushar ParekhIntegration Project of Major Payment Gateways into a Single Payment Gateway Switching SystemCommented:
Hello ,

You need to use the DetailsView1.FindControl() method to find the particular control and use the reference to display the valye .

Suppose you have a DetailsView whose id is DetailsView1. In that you have defined ItemTemplate , EditItemTemplate,etc.

Choose the event where you want to do an Insert , Edit or any other Operation . You can even use the DataBind event and in that you can check the control by calling FindControl Method viz. DetailsView1.FindControl(<ControlId>) and take that reference and use the reference to display , edit , delete the value in that particular HTML Element.

There are lots of solutions in many different ways where you can implement this .

Hope this helps !!

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