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Databinding radio button

Posted on 2004-08-17
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Hai All,

I am newbie to VB .NET. I could data bind text boxes and combo box, not radio button. I am trying to data bind a radio button - home and work address. I found a link, after a long search, that works for me.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/msdnmag/issues/04/07/AdvancedBasics/default.aspx

The author created a RadioButtonList (that acts similar to a combo box). Please download the code at the top of the article.

My question is the following:
In Form1, I see buttons and label in the design view. I see RadioButtonList1 control inside the "Button1_Click" event. I am wondering how author declared and created RadioButtonList1.

I see RadioButtonList1 being declared and initialized inside  "Windows Form Designer generated code ". I cannot modify that code using the code editor.

Is RadioButtonList1 created at run time? If so, how could I create one? I appreciate if you give me direction to go about it.

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by:ptakja
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RadiobuttonList is a user control.  You would need to add it to your toolbox.  To do that, right-click on your toolbox and select "Add/Remove Items..."  In the dialog that pops up, click the Browse button and browse to the dll for the RadioButtonList item you have.  When you are done, you should have a new item under the User Controls tab in your toolbox.

Drag it to a form and you will get the code generated as you have seen in the sample apps.

Jeff
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by:karthikeyanTP
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Hai,

I don't see any DLL file in any of the folder.

Thanks
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Hmmm....looks like the download contains the source code.  You may have to build it to get the dll.  The end result is a user control, inherited from a standard one.
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by:karthikeyanTP
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Thanks. I created a DLL file from it and it worked.
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