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IListSource.GetList Method

Returns an IList that can be bound to a data source from an object that does not implement an IList itself.

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

'Declaration
Function GetList As IList
'Usage
Dim instance As IListSource
Dim returnValue As IList

returnValue = instance.GetList
IList GetList ()
function GetList () : IList
Not applicable.

Return Value

An IList that can be bound to a data source from the object.

The following code example demonstrates how to implement the IListSource interface. A component named EmployeeListSource exposes an IList for data binding by implementing the GetList method. For a full code listing, see How to: Implement the IListSource Interface.

Public Function GetList() As System.Collections.IList Implements System.ComponentModel.IListSource.GetList

    Dim ble As New BindingList(Of Employee)

    If Not Me.DesignMode Then
        ble.Add(New Employee("Aaberg, Jesper", 26000000))
        ble.Add(New Employee("Cajhen, Janko", 19600000))
        ble.Add(New Employee("Furse, Kari", 19000000))
        ble.Add(New Employee("Langhorn, Carl", 16000000))
        ble.Add(New Employee("Todorov, Teodor", 15700000))
        ble.Add(New Employee("Vereblyi, gnes", 15700000))
    End If

    Return ble

End Function

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0
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