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  • User1356880889 posted

    Hi there, apologies if this is a silly question - but would i be right in thinking that if i use CSS Friendly controls to output the Controls, then i can use CSS to style the control rather than Skins? 

    Thursday, April 3, 2008 9:38 AM

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  • User1828997928 posted

    Yes, that is true.  Skins are just a way to abstract some of the details of CSS and HTML.  For example, if you skin a datagrid, you don't need to know that a DataRow is actually an html <tr> with one or more <td>s.  You can just put a skin on a row and the details will be worked out in the background.

    Thursday, April 3, 2008 10:45 AM
  • User1356880889 posted

    Great - thanks for the reply [:)] 

    Thursday, April 3, 2008 10:57 AM