Default SelectedIndex in ComboBox (VB.NET - Windows Control)
Posted on 2003-11-06
Its a VB.NET-Windows Control (Combobox)
I'm facing a problem of setting default SelectedIndex of Combobox in form_load.
The Problem is
When form is loaded, i bind the combobox to a dataset which is populated from a database, but by default it always shows first item as selected item in the combobox even when i give
combobox1.selectedindex=-1 after binding combo to dataset. By default what i want is no item should be shown as selected in combobox.
Then i placed a button on the form and gave the same command i.e. combobox1.selectedindex=-1 on click event of button and then it works pretty fine i.e. then no item is shown as selected. I really wonder why the same thing is not working in form_load but it works fine once form is loaded and then on click event of button.