how to get column names based on particular table name selection using listbox? RRS feed

  • Question

  • i have two list boxes,

    listbox1 will display all the tables

    listbox2 have to display all the columns of a particular selected table

    string qryString1 = "select table_name,column_name from INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS";

                       if (table_lb.SelectedIndex > 0)
                           string str = table_lb.Text.ToString();

                           string tablename = str;
                           DataSet ds = new DataSet();
                           SqlConnection conSqlServer;
                           string connectionString = "Data Source=DEVSQLA1;Initial Catalog=Triton;Integrated Security=True";
                           conSqlServer = new SqlConnection(connectionString);
                           // string qryString1 = "SELECT [name] AS [Column Name] FROM syscolumns WHERE id = object_id()" + str;
                           string qryString1 = "select table_name,column_name from INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS";
                           //"select column_name from INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS where TABLE_NAME=" + str;
                           //"select table_name, column_name from INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS";
                           //string qryString1 = "SELECT column_name FROM information_schema.columns where TABLE_NAME=" + str;
                           SqlCommand cmnd = new SqlCommand(qryString1, conSqlServer);
                           SqlDataAdapter sd = new SqlDataAdapter(cmnd);
                          // column_lb.Items.Add(table_lb.Text.ToString());

                           column_lb.DataSource = ds.Tables[0] ;
                           column_lb.MultiColumn = false;
                           column_lb.DisplayMember = "column_name";
                           column_lb.ValueMember ="table_name";
                         // int i =  column_lb.FindString( str);
                           //Console.WriteLine(sd.Fill(ds, "columns"));
                          //  table_lb.Click += new EventHandler(table_lb_Click);

                           /*foreach (DataRow dr in ds.Tables[0].Rows)
                           //column_lb.DataSource = ds.Tables[0];
                           //column_lb.DisplayMember = "name";

    thanx in advance...........

    Wednesday, November 20, 2013 6:21 AM


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    Thursday, November 21, 2013 6:42 AM