Represents the different data-entry modes of a FormView control.
Assembly: System.Web (in System.Web.dll)
An editing mode that allows the user to update the values of an existing record.
An inserting mode that allows the user to enter the values for a new record.
A display mode that prevents the user from modifying the values of a record.
The FormView control. To determine the current mode of the control, use the CurrentMode property. After an insert or update operation, the FormView control returns to the mode specified by the DefaultMode property. By default, the control returns to read-only mode. You can specify an alternate mode to return to by setting the DefaultMode property. To change modes programmatically, use the ChangeMode method. When the FormView control changes modes, the events in the following table are raised.enumeration is used to represent the data-entry modes of a
Occurs when a FormView control attempts to change between edit, insert, and read-only mode, but before the mode actually changes. This event is often used to cancel a mode change.
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Available since 2.0