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Data Binding How-to Topics

The topics in this section describe how to use data binding to bind elements to data from a variety of data sources in the form of common language runtime (CLR) objects and XML.

How to: Create a Simple Binding
How to: Specify the Binding Source
How to: Make Data Available for Binding in XAML
How to: Control When the TextBox Text Updates the Source
How to: Specify the Direction of the Binding
How to: Bind to a Collection and Display Information Based on Selection
How to: Bind to an Enumeration
How to: Bind the Properties of Two Controls
How to: Implement Binding Validation
How to: Implement Validation Logic on Custom Objects
How to: Get the Binding Object from a Bound Target Property
How to: Implement a CompositeCollection
How to: Convert Bound Data
How to: Create a Binding in Code
How to: Get the Default View of a Data Collection
How to: Navigate Through the Objects in a Data CollectionView
How to: Filter Data in a View
How to: Sort Data in View
How to: Sort and Group Data Using a View in XAML
How to: Use the Master-Detail Pattern with Hierarchical Data
How to: Use the Master-Detail Pattern with Hierarchical XML Data
How to: Produce a Value Based on a List of Bound Items
How to: Implement Property Change Notification
How to: Create and Bind to an ObservableCollection
How to: Implement PriorityBinding
How to: Bind to XML Data Using an XMLDataProvider and XPath Queries
How to: Bind to XDocument, XElement, or LINQ for XML Query Results
How to: Use XML Namespaces in Data Binding
How to: Bind to an ADO.NET Data Source
How to: Bind to a Method
How to: Set Up Notification of Binding Updates
How to: Clear Bindings
How to: Find DataTemplate-Generated Elements
How to: Bind to a Web Service
How to: Bind to the Results of a LINQ Query