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Data Format string not working in ASP Gridview RRS feed

  • Question

  • User-1011313748 posted
    Does anyone know why my data format string don't work.  I am using them in a gridview to format a date column.  I have tried allot of different ones that people say work.  Is there a property on the gridview that you ahve to set?  Any help would be appreciated. 

    DataFormatString="{0:ddd}"

    Monday, March 19, 2007 7:12 PM

Answers

  • User-882084577 posted

    Hi BasketballMike,

    You should set HtmlEncode=false for the BoundField.

     

    Hope this helps

    • Marked as answer by Anonymous Thursday, October 7, 2021 12:00 AM
    Monday, March 19, 2007 10:48 PM

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  • User-882084577 posted

    Hi BasketballMike,

    You should set HtmlEncode=false for the BoundField.

     

    Hope this helps

    • Marked as answer by Anonymous Thursday, October 7, 2021 12:00 AM
    Monday, March 19, 2007 10:48 PM
  • User187056398 posted

    You have to set HtmlEncode to false for the column.

    Monday, March 19, 2007 10:50 PM
  • User-1858676543 posted

    Still it doesn't work. Any other solution to fix it out ?

    Thursday, January 14, 2010 2:19 AM
  • User555306248 posted

    What is the error 

    Monday, January 25, 2010 6:53 AM
  • User555306248 posted

    Seeting HtmlEncode=false for the BoundField doesnt work for you, can you please post the error details.

    Monday, February 8, 2010 7:08 AM