This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

Binding Constructor (String, Object, String, Boolean)

Initializes a new instance of the Binding class that binds the indicated control property to the specified data member of the data source, and optionally enables formatting to be applied.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public Binding(
	string propertyName,
	Object dataSource,
	string dataMember,
	bool formattingEnabled
)

Parameters

propertyName
Type: System.String

The name of the control property to bind.

dataSource
Type: System.Object

An Object that represents the data source.

dataMember
Type: System.String

The property or list to bind to.

formattingEnabled
Type: System.Boolean

true to format the displayed data; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The property given by propertyName does not exist on the control.

-or-

The property given is a read-only property.

Exception

Formatting is disabled and propertyName is neither a valid property of a control nor an empty string ("").

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0
Show: