Change the binding type to the DataObject of the property grid during runtime.

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Posted 4 years ago by Farouk Bouali
Version: 19.1.0686

Dear Actipro support, 

I want to change the binding type to the Dataobject durring runtime, 

currently the propertyGrid is working with one type 

IsCategorized ="True"
DataContext="{Binding PropertyGridVm}"
DataObject="{Binding PGDataObjectVm}"

for PGDataObjectVm it is customized type 

class PGDataObjectVm

list<string> List1 {get; set;}
string String1{get; set;}
string String2{get; set;}
string String3{get; set;}


I want to create another type PGDataObjectVm2

class PGDataObjectVm2

string String4{get; set;}
string String5{get; set;}
string String6{get; set;}


I want to change the binding between type PGDataObjectVm and PGDataObjectVm2 during runtime, for a diffrent display in the propertyGrid

how can I accomplish that?

Looking forward to your reply.

Comments (1)

Answer - Posted 4 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA


You probably want to have an object-based property on your PropertyGrid VM and bind PropertyGrid.SelectedObject to that property.  Then set either an instance of PGDataObjectVM or PGDataObjectVM2 to that property and the PropertyGrid should update.

Actipro Software Support

The latest build of this product (v24.1.2) was released 1 month ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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