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Need advice on whether to use a repeater or a listview for pagination

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 23, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
 

Hi all!

I've completed a page that has several repeaters on it.  Everything works perfectly and the data is all formatted and presented just how I want it.    I'm now trying to add pagination to the repeaters since there may be some large datasets returned,   but I'm reading that this is apparently not a simple task. 

Would it just be a simpler solution to change my repeaters to listviews or does anyone know of an easy way to add pagination to a repeater? 




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