I am trying to populate a dropdownlist by using data from a SQL Server Table and this works fine. But I Want to add an Item before all other Items such as "None" or "----------" , but it does not working, as the control is populated but without the "None" <BR>Here is the Code:<BR>ProjectNumber.DataSource = DataSet_ProjectNumber.Tables("Projects").DefaultVi ew<BR> ProjectNumber.Items.Add("None")<BR> ProjectNumber.DataTextField = "ProjectNumber"<BR> ProjectNumber.DataValueField = "ProjectNUmber"<BR> ProjectNumber.DataBind()<BR><BR>Can Anyone know what is happening