getting a value of combo box?

Posted on 2006-10-26
Last Modified: 2010-04-16
       datePeriod.Update(edtDatePeriodName.Text.Trim(), (int)cboDateTimeUnit.SelectedItem.DataValue, edtDatePeriodNumber.Value, (int)cboDatePeriodType.SelectedItem.DataValue);

cboDatePeriodType how do I get the value(contents) from this.
Question by:mathieu_cupryk
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brazzle earned 250 total points
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hi Mathieu,

here is a way to do it (looks like you want an int out of it):

int x = int.Parse(cboDatePeriodType.Text);

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