Member Table: Data Binding

The following table lists members related to binding data-bound dashboard items to data source fields.

Member Description
DataDashboardItem.DataSource Gets or sets a data source to which the dashboard item is bound.
DataDashboardItem.DataMember Gets or sets a specific data member in a dashboard data source to which the dashboard item is bound.
DataItem.DataMember Gets or sets the identifier of a corresponding data member in the data source.

To learn how to bind a particular dashboard item to data in code, see the corresponding Providing Data topic in the Designing Dashboard Items section.

Name Description
DataDashboardItem Serves as the base class for data-bound dashboard items.
DataItem Serves as the base class for data items - measures and dimensions.
Dimension A dimension that is a DataItem whose values are used to categorize data.
Measure A measure which is a DataItem whose values are summarized before they are used in the dashboard.
DataItemContainer Serves as the base class for data item containers.