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GridView.IsBindableType Method

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)

'Declaration
Public Overridable Function IsBindableType ( _
	type As Type _
) As Boolean
'Usage
Dim instance As GridView
Dim type As Type
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = instance.IsBindableType(type)
public boolean IsBindableType (
	Type type
)
public function IsBindableType (
	type : Type
) : boolean
Not applicable.

Parameters

type

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

Return Value

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:

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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