Read from XML using LINQ and bind the result to DataGridView
You can use the attached code to read from xml using LINQ and then bind the data to a datagridview in a windows form application.
Here is a small project which shows a easiest way of retrieving data from a XML file using LINQ. For people who are new to LINQ please visit this link:
Please download the attached zip file. This is a small project which implement this approach. I am using LINQ to read from XML, then filtering the data and rendering it in a grid.
/// Search by the location.
/// The emp location.
private void SearchbyLocation(string empLocation)
var employees = from c in XElement.Load(@"D:\Learnings\WindowsFormsApplication1\WindowsFormsApplication1\EmployeeDB.xml").Elements("Employee")
ID = c.Element("ID").Value,
Name = c.Element("Name").Value,
Location = c.Element("Location").Value
dataGridView1.DataSource = employees.ToList();
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