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Adding items to Listbox from Database

Adding items to Listbox from Database

Adding items to Listbox from Database

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I'm trying to loop through a select statement and put the results int oa listbox within a grid.

see below. I cannot get the listbox to populate.

Thanks in advance

Select Case e.Row.RowType
Case DataControlRowType.DataRow
myListBox.BackColor = Drawing.Color.Aqua

Dim sql As String = "select Records from Table WHERE week_number = '" & l1.Text & "'"
Dim connection As New SqlConnection(strcn1)

sCommand = New SqlCommand(sql, connection)
Dim dgDS As New DataSet


Dim dgDA As New SqlDataAdapter(sCommand)

dgDA.Fill(dgDS, "Table")

For Each r As DataRow In dgDS.Tables(0).Rows
myListBox.Items.Add(r("FieldName").ToString())
Next

myListBox.Items.Clear()
myListBox.DataSource = dgDS.Tables("Table")
myListBox.DataBind()

End Select

RE: Adding items to Listbox from Database

Why are you looping through the rows? Just bind to your dataset table.

CODE

myListBox.datasource = dgDS.tables(0)
myListBox.DataTextField = "yourcolumnname"
myListBox.DataValueField = "yourcolumnname"
mylistbox.databind() 

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