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Problem in binding special characters in gridview

Posted By:      Posted Date: November 16, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
 

Hi, I am facing problem while binding special characters to gridview. Whenever I try to bindthe characters <? the string truncates from there. eg: if I enter Employee<?1 in the Add employee textbox and save, the Employee list gridview displays only Employee. if I enter  Empl<?oyee1 the result is Empl
The database saves the correct value. Only while displaying in the gridview this problem occurs.
Any pointers to this?
The code to bind gridview is:
  <asp:TemplateField HeaderText="Employee Name">
   <ItemTemplate>

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