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What is the best way to nest Listviews together and have all listivew columns retain the same width

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 03, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I have 3 listviews that I need to be come one.  Each listview has a different source, but information from each is used in the other for totals. I have no problem nesting the listviews one after another to look as if they are actually one listview in the end, but I need to figure out a way to make the  columns identical.  What is the easiest way to do that? Thanks 

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