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ASP.Net MVC Dropdownlist and selected value problem

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 02, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I was able to create a dropdownlist for my MVC project, but the value is not selected as  selected value on the dropdownlist. It just shows whole county list from the first.The value is from database. I tried find it from previous post, but it was quite confusing. Please, suggest me for any idea. Controller Code public ActionResult Edit(int i) {      var items = new SelectList(db.MST_COUNTRies.ToList(), "COUNTRY_ID", "COUNTRY_NM");      ViewData["MST_COUNTRies"] = items; } View Code <p>     <%= Html.DropDownList("COUNTRY_ID", (SelectList)ViewData["MST_COUNTRies"])%> </P>I was able to create a dropdownlist for my MVC project, but the value is not selected as  selected value on the dropdownlist. It just shows whole county list from the first.The value is from database. I tried find it from previous post, but it was quite confusing. Please, suggest me for any idea.Controller Codepublic ActionResult Edit(int i){     var items = new SelectList(db.MST_COUNTRies.ToList(), "COUNTRY_ID", "COUNTRY_NM");     ViewData["MST_COUNTRies"] = items;}View Code<p>    <%= Html.DropDownList("COUNTRY_ID", (SelectList)ViewData["MST_COUNTRies"])%></P>

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