Search DataGridView Using TextBox in VB.Net and MySQL Database

Search DataGridView Using TextBox in VB.Net and MySQL Database

This tutorial is all about How to Search Data in the DataGridView Using a TextBox in VB.Net and MySQL Database. In this tutorial, I will show you how to search for records in VB.Net and MySQL Database.

The list of records in the database will be displayed on the Datagridview and it will show you how easy it is to search a record using a TextBox.

Lets’ begin:

How to search datagridview using textbox

Step 1: Download the database of this project is located in this link here. (Follow the instructions for creating a database.)

Step 2: After creating a database, open the Visual Basic and create a new Windows Form Application. After that, set the Form just like this.
Step 3: After setting up the Form, double click it and do this code for setting up the connection of MySQL Database to Visual Basic and declare all the classes that are needed above the Form1_Load


Note: add like your reference to make MySQL work. Follow here the Complete Guide on How to add to your application.

Step 4: Go to Form1_Load and do the following codes for retrieving the record in the database.

Step 5: Go back to the Form Design, double click the “Search” Button and do this code for searching the records in the database.

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Download the complete Source Code and run it on your computer searchdatadatagridview


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