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GridView.CreateRow Method

Creates a row in the GridView control.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

protected virtual GridViewRow CreateRow(
	int rowIndex,
	int dataSourceIndex,
	DataControlRowType rowType,
	DataControlRowState rowState


Type: System.Int32

The index of the row to create.

Type: System.Int32

The index of the data source item to bind to the row.

Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataControlRowType

One of the DataControlRowType values.

Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataControlRowState

One of the DataControlRowState values.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.GridViewRow
A GridViewRow created using the specified parameters.

The CreateRow method is used to create a row in the GridView control.


This method is used primarily by control developers to extend the GridView control. A data-bound GridView control automatically generates the rows needed to display the target data.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0