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ListBox tricky to set in a DataGrid/GridView

Posted By: Rahul     Posted Date: January 01, 2010    Points: 2   Category :ASP.Net
Listboxes are very tricky to set selected items in grid - there is no real nice way to do it. It would have been great if Microsoft included a property that accepts an array or comma separated values - or anything! But they only allow each item in the list to be selected individually. The way to do this in a grid is a bit messy, but it is fairly simple to implement. When a row is created (as per the event), select the items of the listbox as per the datagrid source data:

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