Spread Windows Forms 13.0 Product Documentation
FarPoint.Win.Spread Assembly / FarPoint.Win.Spread Namespace / SheetView Class / DataSource Property

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    DataSource Property (SheetView)
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    Gets or sets the name of the data source that populates the sheet.
    Public Property DataSource As Object
    Dim instance As SheetView
    Dim value As Object
    instance.DataSource = value
    value = instance.DataSource
    public object DataSource {get; set;}

    Property Value

    Object containing the data source
    Data model does not support IDataSourceSupport interface
    This example sets the data member and data source for a bound spreadsheet.
    string conStr = "Provider=Microsoft.JET.OLEDB.4.0;data source= " & Application.StartupPath + "\\Patients2000.mdb";
    string sqlStr = "SELECT * FROM Patients"; 
    System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnection conn  = new System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnection(conStr); 
    DataSet ds = new DataSet(); 
    System.Data.OleDb.OleDbDataAdapter da = new System.Data.OleDb.OleDbDataAdapter(sqlStr, conn);
    fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.DataAutoSizeColumns = true; 
    fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.DataMember = "Patients"; 
    fpSpread1.ActiveSheet.DataSource = ds;
    Dim conStr As String = "Provider=Microsoft.JET.OLEDB.4.0;data source= " + Application.StartupPath & "\Patients2000.mdb"
    Dim sqlStr As String = "SELECT * FROM Patients"
    Dim conn As New System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnection(conStr)
    Dim ds As DataSet = New DataSet()
    Dim da As New System.Data.OleDb.OleDbDataAdapter(sqlStr, conn)
    FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.DataAutoSizeColumns = True
    FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.DataMember = "Patients"
    FpSpread1.ActiveSheet.DataSource = ds
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