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Is there any easy way to convert a XmlDataSource to a dataview?

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I've got a XmlDataSource which is driven off a file e.g.

ItemDataSource.DataFile = ""

Whats the easiest way to make this a dataview / dataset in order to conduct complex filtering?

FYI - I'm need to use LIKES% etc so Xpaths arnt an option

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Question by:paulCardiff
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madhevan_pillai earned 1500 total points
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Hi,

Try this        

Dim ds = New System.Data.DataSet()
        Dim sReader As New System.IO.StringReader(Me.XmlDataSource1.GetXmlDocument().InnerXml)
        ds.ReadXml(sReader)

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