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Old April 17th, 2008, 08:54 AM
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BTW: as an alternative, you can change the file name in one of the data events of your DataGrid, like ItemDataBound. That way, you can still bind your FileInfo list, but only change the name when it;s displayed.

Finally, you could create a little helper method that does this. Something like this in your Grid:

... <%# ConvertFileName(Eval("FullName")) %> ...

With this code in the Code Behind:

Protected Function ConvertFileName(ByVal fileName As Object) As String
  Dim localFileName As String = CType(fileName, String)
  If localFileName.EndsWith(.....)
    Return "WhatEverYouWant"
  End If
  Return localFileName
End Function

Hope this helps,

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