How to bind Bulleted List control in

December 25, 2015 , , , , 0 Comments

Following some steps for binding bulleted list control using SqlDataSource

In this article, I will show you, How to bind BulletedList in ASP.NET. In this article, I will take SQL DataSource control to bind it. ASP.NET Provide inbuilt control to bind any other control like ListBox, ComboBox, BulletedList. After bind it, it will look like list of unordered list of HTML.Lets  to Start how to bind it. I will Give you, video as well as code for this.

Step-1 : Open visual studio
Step-2:  Click  File-->New-->WebSite
starting screen

Step-3: Right click on website name in solution explorer, Add-->Add new item 

web form

Step-4: Make Database table 
Step-5: Drag Bulleted list from toolbox and drop on design window.
Step-6: Select Show smart tag of Bulleted list
show smart tag

Step-7: On Bulledted list task click choose data source link
Step-8: Select New DataSource from Data Source configuration wizard.

choose data source

Step-9: Select SQL Database from Data Source Configuration wizard. and click ok button

data configuration wizard

Step-10 : Select existing database from configure data source.

connection string property

Step-11 : Change Connection name according to you and click ok
web.config file

Step-12 : Select table from name ,select table field name and press ok button

table view

Step-13: Click test query button and finish the process
Step-14: Select a data field to display in the bulleted list.
Step-15: Select a data field for the value of the bulleted list. and press ok button
select one those field in bulleted list

Run your application
how to bind bulleted list in

Finally source of the code are:

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeFile="Default2.aspx.cs" Inherits="Default2" %>

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html xmlns="">
<head runat="server">
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
        <asp:BulletedList ID="BulletedList1" runat="server" DataSourceID="SqlDataSource1" DataTextField="Name " DataValueField="Url">
        <asp:SqlDataSource ID="SqlDataSource1" runat="server" ConnectionString="<%$ ConnectionStrings:ConnectionString %>" SelectCommand="SELECT * FROM [mytab]"></asp:SqlDataSource>
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