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DetailsView.IsBindableType Method

Determines whether the specified data type can be bound to a field in the DetailsView control.

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

public virtual bool IsBindableType (
	Type type
)
public boolean IsBindableType (
	Type type
)
public function IsBindableType (
	type : Type
) : boolean
Not applicable.

Parameters

type

A Type that represents the data type to check.

Return Value

true if the specified data type can be bound to a field in the DetailsView control; otherwise, false.

The IsBindableType method is a helper method called by the DetailsView control to determine whether the specified data type can be bound to a field in the control. The DetailsView control supports the following data types:

All primitive data types, such as Boolean, Byte, Int32, and so on.

DateTime.

Decimal.

Guid.

String.

Notes to Inheritors: When extending the DetailsView class, you can override this method to add or restrict the data types that can be used in a DetailsView control.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0
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