Looking for a control which can select a value or input a value

As I knew, dropdown list can only allow user to select a value.

Is there any control let user to select a value or input a value?

4/29/2009 5:29:54 PM
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it depends on your requirement ... you will have to create a custom control ..

what are you trying to do ?

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Abdulla AbdelHaq
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4/29/2009 6:11:46 PM
What I need is to list about 15 items to let user select.
Also, user can input a item which is not under list.
4/29/2009 6:20:05 PM

 so .. what is the problem of using textbox and listbox ?

or gridview control, use the insert mode and create a templatefield and place inside it a checkbox control for selecting row ..

sorry if my answer was too simple :)

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4/29/2009 6:28:26 PM


As I knew, dropdown list can only allow user to select a value.

Is there any control let user to select a value or input a value?

Based on your description, It seems that you want to create a dropdownlist which allows user to input/modify the Item. If this is the case, I suggest you try to refer to this article.

This article talks about how to create a editable DropdownList.


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