If you reset the Data Source at this stage, your values for updating will be lost. I actually don't know how to write the Row Updating function, I just found it from the internet, and so of course it's not working. Please give some references and/or details of how to. Ok what's happening is that you are binding the data source for the Grid View every time a postback occurs in the Page_Load method. Count ----------- The most common problem for losing new data entered while updating a Grid View or Data Grid is that you are resetting the Data Source for the Grid View or Data Grid in the Page_Load method. I actually don't know how to write the Row Updating function, I just found it from the internet, and so of course it's not working.