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IN VWD, on an aspx page I have a DetailsView control. I have placed an
AccessDataSourc e (AccessDataSour ce3) in the EditItemTemplat e for the Row
called "Sex". I want to programatically change the datafile for the
AccessDataSourc e.

In the Page_Load event I try:

AccessDataSourc e3.DataFile =
System.Configur ation.Configura tionManager.App Settings["ConnString "];

And get the error: AccessDataSourc e3 does not exist in current context

When I click on AccessDataSourc e3, I see in the properties window the name
of the control is: DetailsView1.Fi eld1Sex.EditIte mTemplate.Acces sDataSource3

When I try:

DetailsView1.Fi eld1Sex.EditIte mTemplate.Acces sDataSource3.Da taFile =
System.Configur ation.Configura tionManager.App Settings["ConnString "];

I get the error:

System.Web.UI.W ebControls.Deta ilsView does not contain a definition for
Field1Sex

How do I get the name of this control (AccessDataSour ce3) ?

Thanks in Advance for your help,

Jim
Apr 26 '06 #1
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