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hello and goodmorning i start to make a form  in vb 2005 about products (products form) and i want to have a combobox to choose a category  of a product lets say for example milk (MILK below in food category) HOW to insert the categories in  the combobox

i am using ms access 2003 linked to vbasic 2005 and using  binding navigator  

thnks for help
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by:Anurag Thakur
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the follwowing link defines the steps for how to correctly use binding navigator for combobox
http://www.eggheadcafe.com/forumarchives/NETgeneral/Aug2005/post23571094.asp
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i know  how is work i want to add data inside the combobox where i must add the categories i want in order to  appear in combobox
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that you need to manage through the binding source
the other way will be to bring the data from the database in a datatable in the order you want and then databind the combobox
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Where and how  i must add the categories i want in order to  appear in combobox?I have the field called categories but nothing inside how i add 4-5 categories in order to  choose one for a product?
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can you please be more specific on your requirement i.e. what are the steps how to load the categories so that i can thing and implement the same
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one combobox  in a product form  i insert the name of the form  the description and etc i want to choose the category of the product just i add before. in MS ACCESS 2003 i add a filed category and in vb 2005 in my form is a combobox  called category i want in these combobox to  have 4-5 categories when i add a product  i choose from the combobox the category of the product that belong  

that i  want.The problem is  how i insert the categories name inside the combobox
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problem resolved
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good
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