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ASPX designer always reformats code.

Postby VHJldm9yIE1vcnJpcw » Fri, 08 Oct 2004 04:15:02 GMT

When I switch from HTML to Design view in my *.aspx pages, if I haven't saved 
my changes, the code inside of any asp:DataGrid controls get reformatted.

If I add any controls to a page, the asp:DataGrid also gets reformatted.

Is there a way to avoid this code reformatting?  It sure makes the code much
less readable, and causes diffs to go haywire, too.


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