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ListBindingHelper.GetList Method (Object)

Returns a list associated with the specified data source.

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

public static Object GetList(
	Object list


Type: System.Object
The data source to examine for its underlying list.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object representing the underlying list if it exists; otherwise, the original data source specified by list.

If the data source specified by the list parameter implements the IListSource interface, then the GetList method will return an object of type IList that represents the associated list. Otherwise, this method will just return the specified data source since there is no underlying list.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.