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ASP.net GridView - stretch button in ButtonField to fit cell

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I have a GridView on my ASP.net page (the markup shown below) with a ButtonField column. As you can see below, the buttons don't fill up the cell. How do I do this?
<asp:GridView ID="GridView1" runat="server" BackColor="White" BorderColor="#3366CC" BorderStyle="None" BorderWidth="1px" CellPadding="4">
            <Columns>
                <asp:ButtonField ButtonType="Button" Text="Select" />
                <asp:ImageField DataImageUrlField="Text1">
                </asp:ImageField>
            </Columns>
            <FooterStyle BackColor="#99CCCC" ForeColor="#003399" />
            <HeaderStyle BackColor="#003399" Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="#CCCCFF" />
            <PagerStyle BackColor="#99CCCC" ForeColor="#003399" HorizontalAlign="Left" />
            <RowStyle BackColor="White" ForeColor="#003399" />
            <SelectedRowStyle BackColor="#009999" Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="#CCFF99" />
            <SortedAscendingCellStyle BackColor="#EDF6F6" />
            <SortedAscendingHeaderStyle BackColor="#0D4AC4" />
            <SortedDescendingCellStyle BackColor="#D6DFDF" />
            <SortedDescendingHeaderStyle BackColor="#002876" />
        </asp:GridView>

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Ramkisan Jagtap earned 2000 total points
ID: 41810132
Try this:
<asp:GridView ID="GridView1" runat="server" BackColor="White" BorderColor="#3366CC" BorderStyle="None" BorderWidth="1px" CellPadding="4">
            <Columns>
                <asp:ButtonField ButtonType="Button" Text="Select" ControlStyle-CssClass="button" />
                <asp:ImageField DataImageUrlField="Text1">
                </asp:ImageField>
            </Columns>
            <FooterStyle BackColor="#99CCCC" ForeColor="#003399" />
            <HeaderStyle BackColor="#003399" Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="#CCCCFF" />
            <PagerStyle BackColor="#99CCCC" ForeColor="#003399" HorizontalAlign="Left" />
            <RowStyle BackColor="White" ForeColor="#003399" />
            <SelectedRowStyle BackColor="#009999" Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="#CCFF99" />
            <SortedAscendingCellStyle BackColor="#EDF6F6" />
            <SortedAscendingHeaderStyle BackColor="#0D4AC4" />
            <SortedDescendingCellStyle BackColor="#D6DFDF" />
            <SortedDescendingHeaderStyle BackColor="#002876" />
        </asp:GridView>

<style type="text/css">
    .button
    {
        width:100%;
        height:100%;
    }
</style>

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by:Murray Brown
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Thanks for the help
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