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Empty gridview cells and checking for empty string

In a RowDataBound event, I want to check if a column is empty (it's a simple
column, not a template with a label in it). I use the following syntax to get
the value from the cell:

s = e.row.cells(1).text

but s returns " " so I can't use String.IsNullOrEmpty(s) function, because
it's not empty.

What can I do?

Sep 5 '08 #1
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The post displayed the value returned from the cell as " ", while it is
actually & n b s p; when I see it when debugging.
Sep 5 '08 #2

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