IEditableCollectionView.CanAddNew Property


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Gets a value that indicates whether a new item can be added to the collection.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

abstract CanAddNew : bool with get

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if a new item can be added to the collection; otherwise, false.

An IEditableCollectionView can add a new item if the following are true:

The following example checks whether an item can be added to the collection. If CanAddNew is false, the example tells the user that an item cannot be added. Otherwise, it shows a form that prompts the user to add a new item. For the entire sample, see Changing a Collection by Using IEditableCollectionView Sample .

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.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 3.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
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