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Databound control set to uppercase

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 19, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I have the following control:

Business Name:
<asp:TextBox ID="TextBox1" Runat="server" style="text-transform: uppercase" Text='<%# Bind("b_company_name") %>' MaxLength="50"></asp:TextBox>

this setting for uppercase is making sure that all characters typed are displayed to user in uppercase and when the data is read from DB and bound those characters are displayed in uppercase. i also thought that this would write the data to the database in uppercase since it was transformed already.... is this not true? is there some other way to write to the database in uppercase? i would not have known but the same data displayed in grid view was lowercase and i went to database explorer and sure enough all of my newly inserted records were lowercase.

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