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BaseDataBoundControlDesigner.DataSource Property

Gets or sets the value of the DataSource property for the associated control.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.Design.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)

public string DataSource { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The data-binding expression used by the associated control derived from BaseDataBoundControl.

The DataSource property is used to shadow the DataSource property of the BaseDataBoundControl class that is associated with this designer. The value of the DataSource property is persisted by the designer as a data-binding expression on the tag that is generated for the underlying BaseDataBoundControl object.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.