You cannot bind a gridview with a form view, because the form view is not a Data source. You can Bind a Grid and on selectedindexchange of the grid you bind the Form View based on the selection that is made.
Few companies that installed computers to reduce the employment of clerks have realized their expectations.... They now need more and more expensive clerks even though they call them "Developers" or "Programmers."
i have one dropdownlist called as ddlcountry. in this ddlcountry i m binding with table name called countries . i have one more table called userdetails .. already one user registered and selected his country frm ddl called USA .
so my doubt is i want to update his profile . when even user click his update page so i ll all from of him form db , here in ddlcountry .automatically show USA in ddlcoutry, do u know how to do it.
here the thing is i was many countries binding to ddl frm countries table ..
so there is one more table called userdetails. for one user having one country right .. i want show automatically his country inj ddl.
If DataValueField is not specified, the value will be same as DataTextField. I personally always set ID as value so that I could set SelectedValue with some numeric field or GUID, as TextField may repeat.