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BindingSource Constructor (Object, String)

Note: This constructor is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Initializes a new instance of the BindingSource class with the specified data source and data member.

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

public BindingSource (
	Object dataSource,
	string dataMember
public BindingSource (
	Object dataSource, 
	String dataMember
public function BindingSource (
	dataSource : Object, 
	dataMember : String



The data source for the BindingSource.


The specific column or list name within the data source to bind to.

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

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0