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GridView.CreateRow Method

Creates a row in the GridView control.

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

Protected Overridable Function CreateRow ( _
	rowIndex As Integer, _
	dataSourceIndex As Integer, _
	rowType As DataControlRowType, _
	rowState As DataControlRowState _
) As GridViewRow


Type: System.Int32
The index of the row to create.
Type: System.Int32
The index of the data source item to bind to the row.
Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataControlRowType
One of the DataControlRowType values.
Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataControlRowState
One of the DataControlRowState values.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.WebControls.GridViewRow
A GridViewRow created using the specified parameters.

The CreateRow method is used to create a row in the GridView control.


This method is used primarily by control developers to extend the GridView control. A data-bound GridView control automatically generates the rows needed to display the target data.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.