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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

public string DataSource { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_DataSource ()

/** @property */
public void set_DataSource (String value)

public function get DataSource () : String

public function set DataSource (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

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.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, 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