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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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0