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Sorting in data view web part(when enabling the checkbox in properties) works for the rows which are currently displayed, but i want that all the rows across apgination gets sorted. What modifications i need to do in XSLT or please suggest any other alternative. Please reply ASAP, its very urgent for me. Pls help

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You need to do the following:

<ParameterBinding Name="dvt_sortfield" Location="Postback;Connection" DefaultValue="Modified"/>
<ParameterBinding Name="dvt_sortdir" Location="Postback;Connection"  DefaultValue="descending"/>
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Thanks for the reply sumit. But you know it very well that, then pagination numbering issue comes up :) – Rocky Oct 20 '10 at 10:23

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