Archive / October, 2010

How to Make Favicons with Visual Studio

I don’t have any fancy program to generate an icon. Since I always forget how to do this, here are simple instructions: Open the logo in Photoshop and flatten it to one layer on a transparent background. Duplicate it and resize to 16×16 pixels. Open a new instance of Visual Studio and click New File. […]

GridView Row Index in Markup

Sometimes I want to show the e.Row.RowIndex of a GridViewRow in the markup of the page. I don’t want to hook into the RowDataBound method just to display a simple number. The answer varies for GridViews and Repeaters. Click here for the complete rundown. GridView: <asp:Literal runat="server" Text='<%# Container.DataItemIndex + 1 %>' /> Repeater: <asp:Literal […]