May 1, 2012

Control 'GridView1' of type 'GridView' must be placed inside a form tag with runat=server

To know about creating a Grid view with Paging and Exporting the view to Word and Excel documents read this article.
The following is the screen shot which you get due to this error:


This error occurs whenever you are trying to export the grid view data to excel or word. This occurs due to the reason that the compiler thinks that the control is not added in the form. Hence to resolve this issue, add the overriding function in the code
public override void VerifyRenderingInServerForm(Control control)
{
  /* Verifies that the control is rendered */
}

This code will fix this issue.

0 comments:

Post a Comment

Dear Readers, I LOVE to hear from you! Your feedback is always appreciated. I will try to reply to your query as soon as possible.

1. Make sure to click the "Notify me" check box at the right side to be notified of follow up comments and replies.
2. Please Do Not Spam - Spam comments will be deleted immediately upon review.