Chapter 12. Displaying Data with the DataList Control

In this chapter, you will learn how to use the DataList control to display and interact with database data. The DataList control is similar to the Repeater control. Like the Repeater control, the DataList control supports templates for formatting items from a data source.

However, the DataList control provides you with additional functionality. In this chapter, you’ll learn:

  • How to take advantage of auto formatting and style objects to format the content rendered by a DataList

  • How to use a DataList to display data in multiple ...

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