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How to: Bind a Control to a Database at Runtime

This example demonstrates how to bind a data-aware control (XtraGrid, XtraPivotGrid, XtraVerticalGrid, etc.) to a database at runtime. Note that specific controls may need additional customization after the control is bound to a data source. For more information, refer to documentation of the corresponding control.

The following code demonstrates a way of binding a GridControl to the Products table of the NWind database.

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