Combo Box In A Data Grid!


Hi everyone,I am having this problem, I have a DataGrid control but one of its row needs to have a combo box that gets its data from a table. Can anybody help me solve this one, I really don't know what to do with it. Thanks in Advance..Joel.BTW I am using VB6.

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guyz is there any way i can add data to combo box list property in vb 6. using a text box and command button and add it to the list property permentaly so when the form loads again then that data should be in the combo boxi hope you understood mefor examplein design time in vb6 you create combo box then you selected list property and enter some data in the listthen create command button & textboxthen use textbox & command button to add data from textbox to combo list property permentaly so when form load again that entered data should be in the combo boxplease help me if you know how to crack this problemthank you in advance

Position On Screen www.vbforums.com

Hi,When the user selects any cell in column #2 in my Data Grid control I want a combo box to be placed in the exact position of that cell (same left, top, height, width as the cell clicked).I already know how to make the combo box appear at the same left, height, and width, but I cant figure out how to make it appear at the right top (y-axis position).How do you find out the top position of the current row the user is currently in???Thanx

Memory Usage By Bound And Unbound Controls www.codeguru.com

In a VB app. what is the effect on memory by using bound (dbcombo,dbgrid, etc ) and unbound (combo, etc) controls.We can open database by using Data control at design time Or we can define it at runtime. Which is more efficient and less memory consumption.i have a form having several combo box and text box and grid . and they are linked with different tables in similat database. what is the vesy methid to connect it to database.

Error When Connecting A Database To A User Control? social.msdn.microsoft.com

2. I developed a form that had a combo box and Data grid view control The combo box is fed (linked) to a Access database list. The data grid view control is fed (linked) to multiple Access Databases. When I choose a name in the combo box, it loads a new database into the datagricview control. It works great. No errors. Note that all the databases are in my project file.Could not find file 'C:Program FilesMicrosoft Visual Studio 10.0Common7IDEBALSAMFIR.accdbI don't understand why it works in the form but not in the user control and why it thinks it needs to find the file in Common7/IDE/.

Database Sorting With A Combobox www.xtremevbtalk.com

can anyone help me??? i have a mshflex grid which is connected to a ms sql database. now, my problem is how can i sort the data in my data base that is shown in my mshflex grid with the use of a combo box??? help please...

How To Save The Data From VB Form-grid Into Ms-access Database Dynamically! www.vbforums.com

hi!I had my database called as "Campaign" with one table called "Godzilla" which contains Details emails of different persons fo different Industry(ex: health/mechanical/chemical/..etc) in SQL Server..Now i had a combo box whcih fills the distinct of industries , one flexi grid to show all the email details of persons industry-wise and one command button("Save").when i click on combo box ,let us say chemical, all the data corresponding to that industry from "Godzilla " table are displayed in The Flexi grid.Imp: Now i wanted to save this flexi grid data into Ms-Access database (Which is in local system) with dynamical table creation!...for furthet transactions from local system database...So plzz tell me how to create a table dynamically in VB to store data in ms-access!Looking for ur help in this manner...thanking you,with best regards,Sudhakar Reddy,Systems Engineer, Hyderabad(INDIA)-Email: sudhacars@yahoo.com

Grid Combo www.vbforums.com

Is there a way to place a combo box on a grid for values in a database? I need a way for users to make a selection like a combo box..but it has to be for each record on a grid of some sort...Thanks,Jon

Filter DataGridView Results From ComboBox And DateTime Picker Values social.msdn.microsoft.com

I'm trying to create a Windows form application which uses a few data grid views to pull data back from a SQL Server database. I've managed to get the data back okay from the tables but what I want to do is filter that data dynamically based on values input by the user from a combo box and a date time picker. Each of the data grids display production data for a machine but the combo box and date time picker will allow the data to be filtered by shift and date respectively - how to I pass the values of these to the SQL query returning the data?

Database Programming In Visual Basic forums.devshed.com

hello ,i am developing a database application using MS access and Visual Basic 6.0.In one of the forms,I have to link 2 combo boxes.The data in one of the combo boxes depends on the data in the other combo box.ex. if i choose one value in one combo box then all the corresponding values related to that value should be displayed in the other combo box.can anybody send me a code for this problem.thank u

Need To Sort And Update Other (2) Combo Boxes www.vbforums.com

I have a single table that has (3) Fields displayed in their own combo boxes. Right now they can only be sorted by one set of criteria. Unfortunately that leaves the other (2) Combo Boxes in random order. When "One" of the values, in "One" of the combo boxes is updated, ALL 3 of them jump to the same record and display the correct data. This part works as designed.The problem is, I need to have a way to sort the other (2) Combo box's data, which is also populated from the same table, AT THE SAME TIME, so that all (3) present sorted data in each of the (3) Combo Boxes. Then when one of the combo boxes is updated, ALL (3) will get updated, just like they do now.THis data populates three of the cells in a data grid, and then the underlyting table(s) after saving. Like I said, the (3) work, but only with one of the orders sorted. I need the same exact functionality, but with (3) different sort orders on the (3) Boxes.The (3) Combo Boxes are: 1.) cb_PlayerNumber - A Sorted list by the Player's Number (2 Digits as String) 2.) cb_Lastname - A Sorted List By player's Last Name (String) 3.) cb_FirstName - A Sorted List by the Player's First Name (String) The table these three combo boxes is populated from is the "Players" Table. they all populate perspective colums in the "Gamedata" Datagrid, along with selected data from combo boxes populated from other tables which, when saved updates the "GameData" Table.

2 Data Combo Box Questions www.vbforums.com

I have a couple data combo box questions.1) I am having a difficult time getting a data combo box to work. I add the adodc control & the data combo box, I link everything properly. However, the combo box only shows one record at a time. I have to click the adodc control to get to the next record. I just want the combo box to be filled with data from the db (without coding).2) which brings me to my next question. For those of you who have this working, is it faster than coding the data retrieval process in the form load event? That is to say, if I can get the combo box to fill from a data control perspective will it fill faster than a regular combo box and a recordset/loop/additem code block?

Auto Populate 2nd Combobox Based On 1st Combobox Data www.mrexcel.com

I need to populate two combo boxes from excel sheet, the data will be like below: Column A Column B A 1 A 2 A 3 A 4 A 5 B 100 B 101 B 102 So from the above data, one combo box should hold unique values A & B. On selecting a value from the 1st combo box A or B, respective values should be populated in 2nd combo box. So the data should be like below: If A is selected in the 1st combo box, then 2nd combo box should only show the values 1,2,3,4 & 5. If B is selected in the 1st combo box, then 2nd combo box should only show the values 100,101 & 102. Friends I need it in a macro and one important point is, this is dynamic and it is not static and the data can be more.

Runtime Select For Dbgrid? www.xtremevbtalk.com

I have added a combo box when ever I choose the data from combo box how can I reterive the selected Id will be display in dbgrid?.......c pic

Filtering A Combo Box Lookup On A Datagrid? www.vbforums.com

I need some advice I have a bound datagrid and a bound combobox lookup on a form. What i want to do is filter the combo box so it only shows the items left that are not in the datagrid already. I have managed to achieve this already.But when the program runs, and there are items displayed in the data grid the combo box items are now filtered.The program crashes as it can't display the combobox item as i have filtered them out. The program runs fine if the datagrid is empty (IE combobox items not filtered). But as soon as there is a record in the datagrid when i save the database and refresh the combo box the program falls over is the items it is looking for is not in the combo box items list. What would a work around be. I have thought of a separate combo box that is hidden and use the datagrid combobox events to show it in the correct position.Just to be tedious the displayed item is not the stored item value

Updating A Combo Box With New User Data www.excelforum.com

I am trying to update a combo box when a user inputs new data. So I have a form that uses a list in a combo box. What I need is if that combo box receives new data then the combo box will show that new data the next time the form is opened.

Selecting A Data From Combo Box www.codeguru.com

HI!On a form I have a combo box and 6-7 text boxes. The list of items in combo box is a list of names froma table in SQLServer using ADO connection. Now I want to retrieve data pertaining to the selection made in combo box and put the data into all the 6-7 text boxes.....I want to basically update a record in a table selectedthru the combo box.can anybody help?

Combo Box Datasource www.xtremevbtalk.com

Hi listers, I've been coding in VBA Access for last 3 years. I'd like to know how can I have a combo box (Drop down) in VB 6.0 with it's data source field set and ready to go. I Acces you just assign the providing query as the Data Source for the Combo box. Is that possible in VB ? without programming I set assign a table as the data source of combo box so when user clicks on the combo box it shows how the list of items to choose?Thank you All,lastzerocool

Load Access DB Data Into Combo Box? www.vbforums.com

What I am "trying" to do is to take a combo box control on my form, and load it up with data from an access db, but I dont want them to be linked so that when I change the combo box to another value it will cahnge record data. From the pics attached I have manage to load the data into the combo box, but the 2 are linked and when I try to change the combo box it creates violations in the database as its trying to change the records.

Refresh www.xtremevbtalk.com

How do i get a another form to refresh, when i hit a button an another form, what i am trying to do is refresh the data in a combo box. when i add a new name to a listbox (database), the combo box takes the names from the listbox and puts it in the combo box, but the combo box doesn't have any of the new names in it until i close and re-open the program. Can i simple refresh the combo boxes by refrehing the form they are on or do i have to refresh each combo box ANY ANSWERS GREATLY APPRECIATED

Change The Web Page Contents On Click forums.devshed.com

I want to sort the data displayed on web page on click of button. I have a combo in which all user have to select the sort order in which he wants to see the data...(The combo box or drop down box contains values "Name, Department Salary and Grade") The user select the order (say name) by clicking the combo box or drop down box. The moment the user releases the combo or drop down box, I want to refresh the page with new sort order.

MSHFlexGrid Celltop Property Problem www.vbcity.com

Hi.I'm writing a VB6 application that involves an in-cell editing of a MSHFlexgrid control using comboboxes and text boxes.In order to set the position of the combo boxes, I use the following code:Code:cmbGlasses(I).Move fgGlassSub.Left + fgGlassSub.CellLeft, _                              fgGlassSub.Top + fgGlassSub.CellTop, _                              fgGlassSub.CellWidth - 8It should be working, but instead I get a strange behaviour:The grid is hidden and a I click on a button to see it. When it opens for the first time, the moment I click on a row, it opens the combo box exactly at the next row! If there is only one row, it will show the combo box on the an "empty" background of the MSHFlexgrid.But the most strange this is that the moment I have enough rows in the grid to show a scroll it begins to work fine, even if I delete rows or reloads the grid with not enough rows to show a scroll.Any ideas for this strange behaviour?TIA

Buildcombolist Problem In Vedio Flex Grid 8 www.xtremevbtalk.com

Hi I am Using Flex Grid 8.0 Light of component for my data grid .I am using build combo list property to populate data in combo . the problem is that when i use buildcombolist property i do get a combo but that combo is not editable i.e i cant write in it. but on the other had while using combolist property the combo i get is editable and i can write down in that combo as i have to populate numerous data in the combo so i have to use buildcombolist as it is fast i cant use combolist property as it will slow down my application .any body here knows how to get editable combo using buildcombolist property .

Combo / List Box www.codeguru.com

Dear All,I stored some data in Combo / List box. I wish to filter the item as user type something in a combo. The problem is combo does not automatically all available items in the combo window. I have to press Alt+ down Arrow Key to show. In case of Combo please tell me how to automatically show items in combo window.In case of list box, How do I connect a text box to list box to filter the contents fo list box.Santulan

Data Combo www.xtremevbtalk.com

Data Combo,Are there two kinda combo boxes?Data Combo and the normal Combox box?'cause in the combo box I am dont havea RowSource property nor a ListField Propertyand I am using ADO Data Control

VS 2005 - GridView SelectIndexChanged Event Not Firing When ViewState Is Turned Off? www.vbforums.com

I have got a Grid View (turns out to be very large when populated). In order cut down on the page HTML that will be rendered, I have switched off the ViewState of the Grid View by setting the property EnableViewState=False. But once I set the view state to false the selectindexchanged event of the grid view does not fire anymore. But when I turn on the View State the selectindexchanged event fires normally. meaning getting the selectindexchanged event fire even when the view state is off. I cannot set the grid view data source and the grid view data bind in the page load event since the grid data will be bound depending upon the user selections. The page is some sort of a search page with filter options driven using combo boxes. I need the selectindexchanged event to fire up since I have written code in this event for showing the details of the row that is selected in the grid.

Combo Box + Adodb Control www.vbforums.com

I have an ADODB control which properly connects to a database (returns one column) and a combo box. When I have my ADODB control as the data source for the combo box the only item in the combo box It only lists the first item from the data base, and no other ones. How can I make it so that each item is arranged into the combo box?

Using Combobox To Show Info From Another Sheet www.mrexcel.com

I would like to use the combo box to perform a search function. I have 4 columns of data and 2 sheets, The first column in sheet 1 is the "Name". By selecting the person name in the combo box, the data of that person would be shown in another sheet (sheet 2). And now I have a combo box in sheet 2. How can I do this using the combo box?

Combo Box Very Basic Prob www.access-programmers.co.uk

Hi all, long timer viewer, first time poster Any way, im not nearly as experience as all you, I have a small form, on the form I have a combo box, the form shows the relevant info with regards to what is selected in the combo box, the source of the combo box is a table, the data in the table is alaphabetical, but when you select the combo box the data shown to select from is not alphabetical its all over the place! Hope that explains it, its driving me nuts!

Retrieve Data Into Combo Box? www.vbforums.com

I have a combo box on a form named cboGender, I am using a data reader to retrieve data into the combo box as follows[code]... the value of Gender shows in the combo box if the Drop Down Style property is Simple or Drop Down. However if I set the Drop Down Style property to Drop Down List which cannot be edited, the combo box is empty.

[2005] Make A DataGridView's Column A Combo ONLY In The "new Row" And A Read Only Textbox In All Other... www.vbforums.com

Is there a way to make a DataGridView's column a combo ONLY in the "new row", and a read only textbox in all other rows? I want the user to be able to make a selection from the combo box, and when the row is finished and the "new row" moves down one, I want the column to become a textbox containing the what the user selected. My grid will be bound to a table witch contains a "category" column, that is drawn from a seccond table that i want the combo box bound to.

Run A Stored Procedure Based On A Data Combo Selection www.vbforums.com

I have created a database table in Access with three fields - SeqID, DisplayName and SPName. At present I have got a data combo drop down on my form. When the form loads the DisplayName (all records) is displayed in the data combo. I now want to select a DisplayName from the data combo and then click on a run command button that will then look at the corresponding SPName field and run that particular stored procedure, displaying the results on screen in a data grid.**SPName is the name of stored procedures in the database**

FlexGrid, Scrolling And Combo Boxes www.vbcity.com

I'm trying to use a MSFlexGrid that's bigger than the size of the window its in (using scroll bars to view the whole thing) and I'm using combo boxes for some fo the fields. When I make the boxes visible when the Grid is clicked on it still shows up even though the column the boxes are in aren't on the screen anymore (scrolled to new column). How do you fix the problem so that you only see the combo boxes for the field that is selected?

Data Binding Options As The MS Grid? www.xtremevbtalk.com

anybody recommend a 3rd party DataGrid control similar to the MS DataGridView.I would like something that can handle null vales without throwing Object reference errors. Decent hosted controls support (for things like Type-In Combo Boxes, date time picker) Similar Data Binding options as the MS Grid and something that will look like a normal grid and mix well with the standard MS Controls.

VS 2008 - Show Related Data From Database Using Combo Box? www.vbforums.com

I have created a link using VS2008 and MS Access 2007.In my database, assume that I have ID, First Name, Last Name, Gender ------------------------ 1 John Smith Male 2 Michael Jackson Male 3 Alicia Keys Female ------------------------ These are the data I have in my database.In my form, assume that I have ID [Combo Box] First Name [Text Box] Last Name [Text Box] Gender [Text Box] Now, I have 3 ID in my combo box. If I choose [1] in my combo box, I want the rest of my test box show [John] [Smith] [Male].When I choose [2] in my combo box again, it will show [Michael] [Jackson] [Male].