Databinding datagridview values to a textbox

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Hi Experts!  I need help databinding values from a datagridview to textboxes that the user could make changes and update. The datagridview1 is readonly. I orginally put this code in the datagridview1_RowEnter:
Me.txtEmployee.Text = .Cells("User_ID").Value
Me.txtCreateDate.Text = .Cells("Create_Date").Value
Me.txtSubmitDate.Text = .Cells("Submit_Date").Value

but I am pretty sure that will not allow me to update the dataset for the datagridview. Any Ideas?

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by:Posted on 2008-04-02 at 12:27:03ID: 21266494

Absolutely!  You're changing the DataSource right there, and that's why they are not in synch!  
(Not to mention that if there is 0 rows, there won't be any data.)

What you need to do is:

Private Sub cbEmployee_SelectedIndexChanged(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles cbEmployee.SelectedIndexChanged

        Dim bs As BindingSource = Me.DataGridView1.DataSource    'get the bindingsource

        ' Assigns User_ID to the userid
        userid = DirectCast(cbEmployee.SelectedItem, DataRowView).Item("User_ID")
        Try
            userid = DirectCast(cbEmployee.SelectedItem, DataRowView).Item("User_ID")
            'loads the datagridview with the information from the Master Report by Userid selected

            dsv = LoadMaster(userid)
            bs.DataSource = dsv    'reset the datasource

            'DataGridView1.DataSource = dsv.Tables(0).DefaultView  <should not be needed

        Catch ex As Exception

        End Try
    End Sub


That should work, let me know if you have any problems.

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