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could you please help me in Find control in Detail view below is my cs and aspx code.when i run this code getting null

Label compname = DetailsView1.Rows[0].Cells[1].FindControl("complbl") as Label;
comp = compname.Text;

<asp:TemplateField HeaderText="Company Name">
                                                                            <asp:Label ID="complbl" runat = "server">


try this instead,

compname = (Label)DetailsView1.Rows[0].Cells[1].FindControl("complbl");

hope it helps,

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Comments 25-Nov-11 5:09am    
thanks it is not working
D K N T H 25-Nov-11 5:22am    
try this

Label lbl;
string labelText = string.empty;

lbl = (Label)DetailsView1.Rows[0].Cells[1].FindControl("complbl");
lableText = lbl.text;

hope it helps

please mark this as answer if it helps you

thanks ..
remove as Label and try i the following way:
label lbl1 = (Label)DetailsView1.Rows[0].Cells[1].FindControl("complbl"); lable1.Text = lbl1.Text ;
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Comments 25-Nov-11 6:04am    
Thanks for your reply.. still the same

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