Solved

bind a WPF combo box  item source to a class

Posted on 2013-01-15
1
581 Views
Last Modified: 2013-02-17
Hello experts,
I am new to WPF and working on populating a combo box with information from a class. I have looked at some examples on the web but can't seem to get it to work properly. What I'm trying to do is populate the the items from a class I have set up. I have figured out how to bind the text boxes from the datacontent of the window. But how to bind the items of the combo box to a class. I am using VB.net for the code behind.
Thank you,
John
0
Comment
Question by:DjJohnny
1 Comment
 
LVL 42

Accepted Solution

by:
sedgwick earned 500 total points
ID: 38781717
combobox binding in wpf is tricky cause it works only if you bind to a property and the only property combobox has is Length.
so you wanna use ComboBoxItemString class which has property ValueString to bind to.
check here for example and description:
Step by Step WPF Data Binding with Comboboxes
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Having just graduated from college and entered the workforce, I don’t find myself always using the tools and programs I grew accustomed to over the past four years. However, there is one program I continually find myself reverting back to…R.   So …
If you haven’t already, I encourage you to read the first article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/18680/An-Introduction-to-R-Programming-and-R-Studio.html) in my series to gain a basic foundation of R and R Studio.  You will also find the …
This theoretical tutorial explains exceptions, reasons for exceptions, different categories of exception and exception hierarchy.
This video teaches viewers about errors in exception handling.

910 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

23 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now