Client Script on Grid edit items

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  1. Cory
    Cory avatar
    22 posts
    Member since:
    Sep 2015

    Posted 10 Nov 2015 Link to this post

    Hi - I've been searching for the way to do this and haven't found it yet.

     I have a grid defined on my page in the normal fashion - with bound columns that allow editing:

     <asp:DataGrid id="dgActivityGroup" runat="server" ForeColor="Black" GridLines="Vertical" CellPadding="3"
    AutoGenerateColumns="False" BackColor="White" Width="704px" BorderWidth="1px" BorderStyle="Solid"
    BorderColor="Silver" Font-Names="Arial">
    <FooterStyle Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="#244272" BorderColor="#B3C5E1" BackColor="#E0EEFE"></FooterStyle>
    <SelectedItemStyle Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="White" BackColor="#6699CC"></SelectedItemStyle>
    <EditItemStyle BackColor="#6699CC"></EditItemStyle>
    <HeaderStyle Font-Bold="True" ForeColor="#244272" BorderColor="#B3C5E1" BackColor="#E0EEFE"></HeaderStyle>
    <asp:BoundColumn Visible="False" DataField="ItemIndex" ReadOnly="True" HeaderText="ItemIndex"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:BoundColumn DataField="ActivityGroup" HeaderText="Activity Group"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:BoundColumn DataField="Description" HeaderText="Description"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:BoundColumn DataField="ReportGroup" HeaderText="Report Group"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:BoundColumn DataField="TrendTotalGroup" HeaderText="Trend Total Group"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:BoundColumn DataField="UnitOfMeasure" HeaderText="Unit of Measure"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:BoundColumn DataField="SortOrder" HeaderText="Sort Order"></asp:BoundColumn>
    <asp:EditCommandColumn ButtonType="LinkButton" UpdateText="Update" HeaderText="Edit" CancelText="Cancel"
    <asp:ButtonColumn Text="Delete" HeaderText="Delete" CommandName="Delete"></asp:ButtonColumn>
    <PagerStyle HorizontalAlign="Center" ForeColor="Black" BackColor="#999999"></PagerStyle>


    I also have an additional INPUT field on the page that tracks if someone is making changes to the data so I can pop up an "Are you sure" message.

    <INPUT id="hdnPageChange" style="WIDTH: 40px; HEIGHT: 19px" type="hidden" size="1" value="false" name="hdnPageChange" runat="server">


    In the older version of the Telerik controls that I was using with VisualStudio 2003, I used to prerender event to add client script as such:

    private void dgActivityGroup_PreRender(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
    if (dgActivityGroup.EditItemIndex > -1)
    int currentIndex = int.Parse(dgActivityGroup.Items[dgActivityGroup.EditItemIndex].Cells[CELL_ITEM_INDEX].Text);

    ((LinkButton)dgActivityGroup.Items[dgActivityGroup.EditItemIndex].Cells[CELL_EDIT_LINK].Controls[0]).Attributes.Add("onclick", "checkScrollPos(); hdnPageChange.value = 'false'");
    ((LinkButton)dgActivityGroup.Items[dgActivityGroup.EditItemIndex].Cells[CELL_EDIT_LINK].Controls[2]).Attributes.Add("onclick", "checkScrollPos(); hdnPageChange.value = 'false'");
    ((LinkButton)dgActivityGroup.Items[dgActivityGroup.EditItemIndex].Cells[CELL_DELETE_LINK].Controls[0]).Enabled = false;


    This code worked perfectly before - when the person clicked the Edit button - it would call the client code to set the hdnPageChange.value = false.  But now in the new version of the controls, I get an error:

     Unhandled exception at line 103, column 948 in http://localhost:5040/ActivityGroup.aspx
    0x800a1391 - JavaScript runtime error: 'hdnPageChange' is undefined


    But hdnPageChange definitely exists... even when I do a view source on the page I can see it.  Any idea what I'm doing wrong?  Is there a better way to solve the problem with the new version of the code?




  2. Answer
    Viktor Tachev
    Viktor Tachev avatar
    2357 posts

    Posted 13 Nov 2015 Link to this post

    Hello Cory,

    From the provided markup it seems that you are not using any Telerik controls. In case you are using a standard ASP DataGrid you should refer tor the ASP.NET forums.

    Viktor Tachev
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