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DataSource Property

ComboBox::DataSource Property

Gets or sets the data source for this ComboBox.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public:
property Object^ DataSource {
	Object^ get ();
	void set (Object^ value);
}

Property Value

Type: System::Object
An object that implements the IList interface or an Array. The default is nullptr.

A data source can be a database, a Web service, or an object that can later be used to generate data-bound controls. When the DataSource property is set, the items collection cannot be modified.

The following example uses the DataSource property to display an array of weekdays in a ComboBox.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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