Display Data in Datagridview using VB.Net with MS Access
This tutorial is all about How to Display Data in Datagridview using VB.Net with MS Access, Displaying Data table records in Datagridview using VB.Net is one way of developing a system. It shows what data are stored in your database.
So let’s get started.
Steps How to Display Data in Datagridview using VB.Net with MS Access
- Step 1: First is open the Visual Basic, Select File on the menu, then click New and create a new project.
- Step 2: Then a New Project Dialog will appear. You can rename your project, depending on what you like to name it. After that click OK
- Step 3: Then design your form like this just like what I’ve shown you below.
Add a DataGridview and a Button from the toolbox.
- Step 4: Go to code view the add this following code above the Public Class Form.
- Step 5: Then, Add this following declaration below the Public Class Form.
'Change C: to the location of your database file.
Dim connString As String = "Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0; Data Source=C:\Users\Clive\Documents\Visual Studio 2008\clive projects\Displaydata\Displaydata\bin\Debug\Items.accdb"
Dim Myconnection As OleDbConnection
Dim dbda As OleDbDataAdapter
Dim dbds As DataSet
Dim tables As DataTableCollection
Dim source As New BindingSource
- Step 6: After that, Go back to design and click the Button and add this following codes.
Myconnection = New OleDbConnection
Myconnection.ConnectionString = connString
dbds = New DataSet
tables = dbds.Tables
dbda = New OleDbDataAdapter("Select * from [tblitems]", Myconnection)
Dim view As New DataView(tables(0))
source.DataSource = view
DataGridView1.DataSource = view
- Step 7: Finally, Click F5 to run the program.
For Advance lesson
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