[Expand]General Information
[Expand]WinForms Controls
[Expand]ASP.NET Controls and MVC Extensions
[Expand]ASP.NET Bootstrap Controls
[Expand]ASP.NET Core Bootstrap Controls
[Collapse]WPF Controls
  Prerequisites
 [Expand]What's Installed
 [Expand].NET Core 3 Support
 [Expand]Common Concepts
 [Expand]MVVM Framework
 [Collapse]Controls and Libraries
   Reporting
  [Collapse]Data Grid
   [Expand]Getting Started
   [Expand]Implementation Details
   [Expand]Views
   [Expand]Grid View Data Layout
   [Collapse]Binding to Data
     Binding to Data Overview
     Binding to ICollectionView
     Virtual Source, Server Mode, Instant Feedback Components
    [Expand]Server Mode
    [Collapse]Binding to any Data Source with Virtual Sources
      Virtual Sources Overview
      Infinite and Paged Virtual Sources
      Regular and Async Virtual Sources
      Virtual Sources Limitations
     [Expand]How to Use Virtual Sources
     [Expand]How to Bind to a Custom Service with Restrictions
      How to Bind to IQueryable
      How to Use Skip Tokens to Optimize Paging
      Examples
    [Expand]TreeListView Data Binding
     Applying Data Annotations
     Unbound Columns
     Managing Multi-Thread Data Updates
   [Expand]Master-Detail Data Representation
   [Expand]Data Editing and Validation
   [Expand]Grouping
   [Expand]Filtering and Searching
   [Expand]Sorting
   [Expand]Data Summaries
   [Expand]Paging and Scrolling
   [Expand]Focus, Navigation, Selection
   [Expand]Drag-and-Drop
   [Expand]Conditional Formatting
   [Expand]Appearance Customization
   [Expand]MVVM Enhancements
   [Expand]Printing and Exporting
   [Expand]Miscellaneous
   [Expand]Performance Improvement
   [Expand]Design-Time Features
   [Expand]Visual Elements
   [Expand]End-User Capabilities
   [Expand]Examples
  [Expand]Ribbon, Bars and Menu
  [Expand]Charts Suite
  [Expand]Pivot Grid
  [Expand]Scheduler
  [Expand]Spreadsheet
  [Expand]Rich Text Editor
  [Expand]Tree List
  [Expand]Gauge Controls
  [Expand]Map Control
  [Expand]Layout Management
  [Expand]Windows Modern UI
  [Expand]Printing-Exporting
  [Expand]Data Editors
  [Expand]Navigation Controls
  [Expand]Spell Checker
  [Expand]Property Grid
  [Expand]PDF Viewer
  [Expand]TreeMap Control
  [Expand]Gantt Control
  [Expand]Diagram Control
  [Expand]Windows and Utility Controls
   Dialogs, Notifications and Panels
  [Expand]Scheduler (legacy)
 [Expand]Scaffolding Wizard
 [Expand]Localization
  Redistribution and Deployment
  Get More Help
 [Expand]API Reference
[Expand]Xamarin Controls
[Expand]Windows 10 App Controls
[Expand]Office File API
[Expand]Reporting
[Expand]Report and Dashboard Server
[Expand]Dashboard
[Expand]eXpressApp Framework
[Expand]eXpress Persistent Objects
[Expand]CodeRush
[Expand]CodeRush Classic
[Expand]Cross-Platform Core Libraries
[Expand]Tools and Utilities
 End-User Documentation
View this topic on docs.devexpress.com (Learn more)

How to Bind to IQueryable

This topic presents an example that demonstrates how to use virtual sources to bind to IQueryable (see System.Linq.IQueryable).

Expanded Complete Example

Expanded Remarks

The How to Use Virtual Sources and How to Bind to a Custom Service with Restrictions tutorials demonstrate how to bind to a custom service. This tutorials require writing specific code to make requests to the service.

If you bind to a data source directly, you have an IQueryable object. You can write common code to bind virtual sources to different IQueryable's implementations. This example shows how to bind to the EntityFramework 6.

Is this topic helpful?​​​​​​​