CollectionViewSource.Source property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets or sets the collection object from which to create this view.

Syntax


public object Source { get; set; }


<CollectionViewSource Source="bindingReference" .../>

XAML Values

bindingReference

A Binding markup extension usage that points to the data source being proxied.

Property value

Type: System.Object [.NET] | Platform::Object [C++]

The collection to create the view from.

Remarks

When you set this property, a view is generated automatically unless the source collection implements ICollectionViewFactory. Otherwise, the view is retrieved through the CreateView method. You can retrieve the view through the View property.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.UI.Xaml.Data
Windows::UI::Xaml::Data [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

CollectionViewSource
Binding
XAML data binding sample
Data binding overview

 

 

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