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Old October 12th, 2003, 04:57 PM
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Guys,

I am trying to populate a list box using the following code. The code compiles ok but the listbox does not populate! Any ideas??

Easy

Adz

<%@ Import namespace="System.Data" %>
<%@ Import namespace="System.Data.OleDb" %>

<html>
  <head>
    <title>using a Listbox</title>
  </head>
  <body>
    <h3>Using a Listbox</h3>
    <form runat="server">
      <asp:ListBox id="IbxEmployees" runat="server"
       AutoPostBack="True"
       Rows="5"
       OnSelectedIndexChanged="subListChange" />
    </form>
  </body>
</html>

<script language="C#" runat="server">
private void Load_Page(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{
  if (!IsPostBack)
  {
        String strConnection = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OleDb.4.0; data source=C:\\test\\Northwind.mdb;";
    OleDbConnection objConnection = new OleDbConnection(strConnection);

    String strSQLforListBox = "SELECT LastName, EmployeeID " + "FROM Employees ORDER BY LastName";
    OleDbCommand objCommand = new OleDbCommand(strSQLforListBox, objConnection);

    objConnection.Open();
    IbxEmployees.DataSource = objCommand.ExecuteReader();
    IbxEmployees.DataTextField = "LastName";
        IbxEmployees.DataValueField = "EmployeeID";
        IbxEmployees.DataBind();
    objConnection.Close();
  }
}

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Old October 12th, 2003, 05:14 PM
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Is it on purpose that you have called the method Load_Page and not Page_Load...?!

Jacob.

 
Old October 13th, 2003, 06:35 AM
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Jacob,

you star, I feel like such a plum. Guess thats what happens when you are a beginner.

Cheers mate

Adz





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