Hi<BR><BR>inorder to display check boxes in datagrid, in itemtemplate i had written like this.<BR><BR><BR>&#060;input type="checkbox" id="chkclient" runat="server" name="chkclient" disabled&#062;<BR><BR>also am using &#060;asp:editcommandcolumn&#062;.<BR><BR>what i want is whenever i click on edit button within any row of a datagrid, the check box which is preseted on that row will be enabled.<BR><BR><BR> Private Sub dgCandidate_EditCommand(ByVal source As Object, ByVal e As <BR><BR>System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataGridCommandE ventArgs) Handles dgCandidate.EditCommand<BR><BR> dgCandidate.EditItemIndex = e.Item.ItemIndex<BR><BR>endsub<BR><BR>how to enable that particulr checkbox within the above given procedure.<BR><BR>or can you tell where to write that code and how to enable .<BR><BR> <BR>thanx in advance<BR>yoshitha