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BaseDataListDesigner.GetSelectedDataSource Method

Gets the data source component from the associated control container.

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

public Object GetSelectedDataSource ()
public final Object GetSelectedDataSource ()
public final function GetSelectedDataSource () : Object
Not applicable.

Return Value

An object implementing an IEnumerable interface containing the design-time DataSource property of the associated control; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if a data source is not found.

The GetSelectedDataSource method uses the DesignTimeData.GetSelectedDataSource method to construct a data source from the object that is specified by the DataSource property of the associated control derived from the BaseDataList class.

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, 1.1, 1.0