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How do I bind a datagrid to a listbox selected item?

Posted on 2006-07-10
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This is for VS2005.
I have one dataset created from a view created from 2 tables. I want the user to select a unit from the listbox and and then the datagridview will show what product is on that unit. I can do this by using a textbox.text property thru a button_click event where the user has to type in the actual unit name. I would like the listbox to show all the units when the form loads and the then the user to select the unit to show the list. I added the query, using @Unit as the variable in the query, FillByUnit.

CustomrerTableAdapter.FillByUnit(Dataset.Datatable, UnitNameListBox.SelectedItem)
This doesn't seem to work.

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by:YZlat
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use DataView
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by:grouchyfd
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I don't understand. This is not a property of my listbox. Could you please explain a little more in depth?

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by:YZlat
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do you bind your DataGrid to a DataSet?
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by:grouchyfd
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Yes I did.
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YZlat earned 2000 total points
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create a dataview based on your dataset:

Dim dv As New DataView(ds.Tables(0))

and then bind your datagrid to a dataview instead of a dataset.

Then you can ser RowFilter property of your dataview to whatever value user selects from  ListBox
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by:grouchyfd
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Because I'm using a view instead of a table I should use the dataview. That should work because I don't want the user to be able to edit anything.
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