Insert data from Gridview to database

In this blog we will know how to insert data from Gridview to database.


Scenario: - Records will be displayed in the gridview from an xml file. Then when we click insert button all data present in the gridview will be inserted to the database.


<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="Default.aspx.cs" Inherits="Insert_data_from_Gridview_database._Default" %>


<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "">


<html xmlns="" >

<head runat="server">

    <title>Untitled Page</title>



    <form id="form1" runat="server">


    <asp:Label ID="Label1" runat="server" Text=""></asp:Label>

    <asp:GridView ID="GridView1" runat="server">


    <asp:Button ID="btn_insert" runat="server" onclick="btn_insert_Click"

        Text="Insert Records" />

    <asp:Button ID="btn_show" runat="server" onclick="btn_show_Click"

        style="height: 26px" Text="Show Records" />








using System;

using System.Collections;

using System.Configuration;

using System.Data;

using System.Linq;

using System.Web;

using System.Web.Security;

using System.Web.UI;

using System.Web.UI.HtmlControls;

using System.Web.UI.WebControls;

using System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts;

using System.Xml.Linq;

using System.Data.SqlClient;

namespace Insert_data_from_Gridview_database


    public partial class _Default : System.Web.UI.Page


        string connStr = ConfigurationManager.ConnectionStrings["ConnectionString"].ConnectionString;

        SqlCommand com;


        protected void btn_show_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)


            DataSet reportData = new DataSet();


            GridView1.DataSource = reportData;




        protected void btn_insert_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)


            foreach (GridViewRow g1 in GridView1.Rows)


                SqlConnection con = new SqlConnection(connStr);

                com = new SqlCommand("insert into student(sid,sname,smarks,saddress) values ('" + g1.Cells[0].Text + "','" + g1.Cells[1].Text + "','" + g1.Cells[2].Text + "','" + g1.Cells[3].Text + "')", con);






            Label1.Text = "Records inserted successfully";






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