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GridView::IDataBoundControl::DataSource Property

Gets or sets the data source object from which the data-bound control retrieves the list of data items.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

virtual property Object^ DataSource {
	Object^ get () sealed = IDataBoundControl::DataSource::get;
	void set (Object^ value) sealed = IDataBoundControl::DataSource::set;
<asp:GridView DataSource="Object" />

Property Value

Type: System::Object
The data source object that the data-bound control uses.



This member is an explicit interface member implementation. It can be used only when the GridView instance is cast to an IDataBoundControl interface.

ASP.NET Dynamic Data supports this property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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