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DetailsView.CreateChildControls Method (IEnumerable, Boolean)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Creates the control hierarchy used to render the DetailsView control.

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

protected override int CreateChildControls (
	IEnumerable dataSource,
	bool dataBinding
protected int CreateChildControls (
	IEnumerable dataSource, 
	boolean dataBinding
protected override function CreateChildControls (
	dataSource : IEnumerable, 
	dataBinding : boolean
) : int



An IEnumerable that represents the data source for the DetailsView control.


true to indicate that this method is being called during data binding; otherwise, false.

Return Value

The number of items in the data source.

The CreateChildControls method is a helper method called by the DetailsView control to create the control hierarchy for the control.

Notes to Inheritors When extending the DetailsView class, you can override this method to create your own control hierarchy.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0