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DataGrid.InitializePager Method

Creates a DataGridItem object that contains the paging UI.

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

protected virtual void InitializePager(
	DataGridItem item,
	int columnSpan,
	PagedDataSource pagedDataSource


Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataGridItem
The DataGridItem that contains the pager.
Type: System.Int32
The number of columns to span the pager.
Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.PagedDataSource
A PagedDataSource that contains the properties for the pager.

The paging UI is a navigation bar that is a built into a single TableCell that spans across all columns of a DataGrid control. The InitializePager method is a helper method used by the DataGrid class to create the pager row.


This method is primarily used by control developers.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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