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MenuDesigner.GetSampleDataSource Method

Constructs a sample data source to use at design time for the associated control.

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

protected override IHierarchicalEnumerable GetSampleDataSource()

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.IHierarchicalEnumerable
An object implementing the IHierarchicalEnumerable to use as a data source for the associated Menu.

The sample data source that is constructed by the GetSampleDataSource method has several root menu items with empty paths. This sample data source is used at design time if no menu items are defined for the associated Menu control and if the menu cannot be bound to a data source.

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