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Add Method (String, Object, String, Boolean, DataSourceUpdateMode, Object, String, IFormatProvider)

ControlBindingsCollection.Add Method (String, Object, String, Boolean, DataSourceUpdateMode, Object, String, IFormatProvider)

Creates a binding that binds the specified control property to the specified data member of the specified data source, optionally enabling formatting with the specified format string, propagating values to the data source based on the specified update setting, setting the property to the specified value when DBNull is returned from the data source, setting the specified format provider, and adding the binding to the collection.

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

public Binding Add(
	string propertyName,
	Object dataSource,
	string dataMember,
	bool formattingEnabled,
	DataSourceUpdateMode updateMode,
	Object nullValue,
	string formatString,
	IFormatProvider formatInfo
)

Parameters

propertyName
Type: System.String

The name of the control property to bind.

dataSource
Type: System.Object

An Object representing 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.

updateMode
Type: System.Windows.Forms.DataSourceUpdateMode

One of the DataSourceUpdateMode values.

nullValue
Type: System.Object

When the data source has this value, the bound property is set to DBNull.

formatString
Type: System.String

One or more format specifier characters that indicate how a value is to be displayed

formatInfo
Type: System.IFormatProvider

An implementation of IFormatProvider to override default formatting behavior.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.Binding
The newly created Binding.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The property given by propertyName does not exist on the control or is read-only.

-or-

The specified data member does not exist on the data source.

-or-

The data source, data member, or control property specified are associated with another binding in the collection.

Calling the Add method raises the CollectionChanged event.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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