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Sorting Datatable With Hyphen / Dash vb.net

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


 The Datatable sorts into a sequence somthing like:


wheras I would like to sort in the form of



It seems that it ignores the '-' when sorting (trying to be helpful??).
Anyone got any ideas how I can get the Datatable to sort using exactly what
is in the column rather than applying any other 'rules' to it.

If I replace the '-' s with '~'s then it sorts fine, but that is not really
a solution.

Look forward to hearing any suggestions.

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