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Gridview column - Multiline label

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Problem: a gridview with a "content" column that need to display text field that can be very long.

The width of this column need to be fixed.

If the width of the content exceeds  the width of the column, the content should be multilined.

If i try to set :

<asp:TemplateField HeaderText="Comment" HeaderStyle-Wrap="true" ItemStyle-Width="100px" ...>

it doesn't effect and the loong content brakes the gridview.


I know there is a css "word-break" but it doesn't work in Firefox.


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