dataSrc property

[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]

Sets or retrieves the source of the data for data binding.


HRESULT value = object.put_dataSrc(BSTR v);HRESULT value = object.get_dataSrc(BSTR* p);

Property values

Type: BSTR

the identifier of the data source.


The IHTMLDatabinding::dataFld property is not available on param objects; use getAttribute('dataFld') instead.

Tabular and single-valued data consumers use the IHTMLDatabinding::dataSrc property to specify a binding. The property takes a string that corresponds to the unique identifier of a data source object (DSO) on the page. The string must be prefixed by a number sign (#).

When the IHTMLDatabinding::dataSrc property is applied to a tabular data consumer, the entire data set is repeated by the consuming elements.

When the IHTMLDatabinding::dataSrc property is applied to a table, any contained single-valued consumer objects that specify a IHTMLDatabinding::dataFld property are repeated for each record in the supplied data set. To complete the binding, the binding agent interrogates the enclosing table for its data source. A tabular data consumer contained within another tabular data consumer (table) must specify an explicit IHTMLDatabinding::dataSrc.

See also

Introduction to Data Binding



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