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How do I bind the results to a grid

Posted on 2016-11-10
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  private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        {
            var xdoc = XDocument.Load(@"..\..\Employees.xml");

            var results = from emp in xdoc.Root.Elements()
                          from child in emp.Elements()
                          select new
                          {
                              TagName = child.Name.LocalName,
                              Value = child.Value
                          };
            dataGridView1.DataSource = results;  // this obviously doesn't work
        }
    }
}

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As shown in the answer @ https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28982335/c-code.html#a41882648

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Fernando Soto earned 500 total points
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Try it this way.

dataGridView1.DataSource = results.ToList();
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by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
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works for me. Thanks
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Not a problem David, glad I was able to help.
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