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      How to: Create a Simple Application with the AccordionControl
      How to: Bind the AccordionControl to Data Using the ChildrenPath Property
      How to: Bind the AccordionControl to Data Using the ChildrenSelector Property
      How to: Bind the AccordionControl to Data Using the HierarchicalData Template
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How to: Bind the AccordionControl to Data Using the ChildrenSelector Property

This example demonstrates how to bind the AccordionControl to data using the AccordionControl.ChildrenSelector property.

The AccordionControl is bound to a data source. A panel on the right contains the dedicated Expand and Collapse buttons and allows editing a description of the currently selected item. A children selector and implicit data templates are used to build the accordion item hierarchy.

The image below shows the result:

Refer to the Data Binding topic to learn more.

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