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ObjectDataSourceView.SortParameterName Property

Gets or sets the name of the data retrieval method parameter that is used to specify a sort expression for data source sorting support.

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

public string SortParameterName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the method parameter used to indicate the parameter that accepts this sort expression value. The default is an empty string ("").

The SortParameterName property is used to support data source sorting. When a SortExpression property is set on the DataSourceSelectArguments object and passed to the Select method, the SortParameterName property identifies the parameter name of the method specified by the SelectMethod business object property that accepts the sort expression value.

The value of the SortParameterName property is stored in view state.

.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.