Render Grid

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  1. lampy
    lampy avatar
    47 posts
    Member since:
    Oct 2006

    Posted 03 Jun 2008 Link to this post


    Is it possible to render a usercontrol containing an ASP.Net AJAX RadGrid via to string?  I have tried and failed and wanted to see if anyone has gotten it to work.  The code that I use to render is below.

    public static string RenderView(string path, object data)  
        Page pageHolder = new Page();  
        UserControl viewControl = (UserControl)pageHolder.LoadControl(path);  
        if (data != null)  
            Type viewControlType = viewControl.GetType();  
            PropertyInfo propertyInfo = viewControlType.GetProperty("DetailsDataSource");  
            if (propertyInfo != null)  
                propertyInfo.SetValue(viewControl, data, null);  
                throw new Exception("View file: " + path + " does not have a public Data property");  
        StringWriter output = new StringWriter();  
        HttpContext.Current.Server.Execute(pageHolder, output, false);  
        return output.ToString();  
  2. Rosen
    Rosen avatar
    3214 posts

    Posted 06 Jun 2008 Link to this post

    Hi lampy,

    Unfortunately such scenario is not supported. The RadGrid control needs a real page with it's lifecycle.

    Let us know if further questions arise.

    Best wishes,
    the Telerik team

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