Fill DropDownList from an enum

//Available via App_Code folder to all web pages...
    public enum PeriodTypes
        Monthly = 1,

Can I fill a DropDownList using this enum, either by looping or straight assignment?

If I delete, modify, or add to the enum ... would the drop down list pick up the change?

And is it a "good idea" to do it that way? Or am I asking for trouble down the road?
Tom KnowltonWeb developerAsked:
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anoyesConnect With a Mentor Commented:

In this case it'd be Enum.GetNames(typeof(PeriodTypes))

The drop down should pick up the change so long as you re-compile after the change (assuming you deploy by pre-compiling).
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