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HierarchicalDataBoundControlDesigner.GetSampleDataSource Method

Constructs a sample data source that can be used at design time for the associated control.

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

protected virtual IHierarchicalEnumerable GetSampleDataSource()

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.IHierarchicalEnumerable
An object implementing the IHierarchicalEnumerable interface that can be used as a data source for controls derived from HierarchicalDataBoundControl.

The sample data constructed by the GetSampleDataSource method has a single node with an empty path.

.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.