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Does anyone know how to highlight or change the color of text inside a gridview cell? Not change the back or fore colors of the whole cell, but only for a particular word inside the cell. This is to make the search results more visible to the user.
Posted 7-Apr-13 23:30pm
Updated 7-Apr-13 23:49pm
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Kenneth Haugland 8-Apr-13 5:47am
   
WinForms or WPF?
sayedfarhan 8-Apr-13 6:20am
   
solved..
just add this code to RowDataBound event
If txtSearchCriteria.Text <> "" Then
lblRepExamProc.Text = lblRepExamProc.Text.Replace(txtSearchCriteria.Text, "<span style='background-color:Yellow' >" & txtSearchCriteria.Text & "</span>")
End If

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solved.. just add this code to RowDataBound event If txtSearchCriteria.Text <> "" Then lblRepExamProc.Text = lblRepExamProc.Text.Replace(txtSearchCriteria.Text, "<span style='background-color:Yellow' >" & txtSearchCriteria.Text & "</span>") End If
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