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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.

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, 1.1, 1.0