GridViewColumn.DisplayMemberBinding Property

Gets or sets the data item to bind to for this column.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public BindingBase DisplayMemberBinding { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Data.BindingBase
The specified data item type that displays in the column. The default is null.

The DisplayMemberBinding property associates a type of data from a data source to a column so that the column displays a set of values of that type. Examples of data source objects include XmlDataProvider objects and ObjectDataProvider objects.

The following properties are all used to define the content and style of a column cell, and are listed here in their order of precedence, from highest to lowest:

The following example shows how to set the DisplayMemberBinding property.

GridViewColumn gvc1 = new GridViewColumn();
gvc1.DisplayMemberBinding = new Binding("FirstName");
gvc1.Header = "FirstName";
gvc1.Width = 100;
<GridViewColumn DisplayMemberBinding=
                    "{Binding Path=FirstName}" 
                Header="First Name" Width="100"/>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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