How to Bind ComboBox with List: WPF

The same procedure will be follow up as in listbox binding. In the XAML define a combobox with some common properties you want as height, width and etc. Don’t forget the name property, because it will be used to assign itemsSource for this control.

<ComboBox Name="comboBox" Width="200"/>

Create a list of type string and add some items with Add() method of list. I have added the same items as in grid resources.
List<string> strList = new List<string>();
comboBox.ItemsSource = strList;

Just run the code and the same window will be shown with a combobox containing above four items.

Combobox binding with List control WPF c#

Combobox also have a property selectedIndex which is used to get or set the selected index of the control. To select an item by default we can use this property as:

comboBox.SelectedIndex = 2;

Write the above line of code just below the c# code, and California will be selected.
How to Bind ComboBox with List: WPF How to Bind ComboBox with List: WPF Reviewed by Subhash Sharma on September 06, 2013 Rating: 5

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