GridView.IsBindableType Method (Type)

 

Determines whether the specified data type can be bound to a column in a GridView control.

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

public virtual bool IsBindableType(
	Type type
)

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type

A System.Type that represents the data type to test.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

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

The IsBindableType method is a helper method that is commonly used by control developers to programmatically determine whether the specified data type can be bound to a column in a GridView control. The following data types can be bound to a column in a GridView control:

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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