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Building a DropDownList in the Model?

Building a DropDownList in the Model?
I have a service layer that exposes a method, which returns me a List, called GetStates.public List<StateObject> GetStates()My State Object is just a custom object I have created:public class StateObject { public int stateId { get; set; } public str

how to find drop down selected item text in controller in http post

how to find drop down selected item text in controller in http post
I am binding a drop down in a MVC 3 app. While I am doing POST, the model contain the selected value of drop down in property "SelectedWidgetId" (theId), this is fine.But I also want to see the selected Item TEXT in another property "Select

how to send list item to dropdown in a partial view on multiple pages

how to send list item to dropdown in a partial view on multiple pages
I am having some problem in showing data in dropdown on multiple pages. Scenario: I have 5 pages with same partial view on all these pages.In this partial view, there are two dropdown. Now, there are two controller one is Home controller and another

Binding to a DropDownList in MVC3

Binding to a DropDownList in MVC3
Previously, I was using this in my modelpublic List<SelectListItem> StatusList { get; set; } public string Status { get; set; }and this in my view to bind to the [email protected](model => model.Status, Model.StatusList, "&qu

mvc3 dropdownlist binding [duplicate]

mvc3 dropdownlist binding [duplicate]
This question already has an answer here:Binding to a DropDownList in MVC32 answersI'm new in MVC3 and trying learn something. using Razor view engine. mysql database. I have a table where I keep the companies(companyID, companyName, etc.). I have a

Html.DropDownListFor confusion

Html.DropDownListFor confusion
Can someone please help me understand how the Html.DropDownListFor works? I have a model which is as followspublic class TestModel { public IList<SelectListItem> ProductNames { get; set; } public string Product { get; set; } }The call to DropDownLis

MVC4 SelectListItem Selected property

MVC4 SelectListItem Selected property
I have added a DropDownListFor to my [email protected](m => m.SelectedItem_ID,Model.ItemsRepository)The list is rendering fine with all the SelectItem objects in my list. However in my SelectItemList there is one SelectItem object that has b

MVC3 DropDownListFor not select item (Mvc bug?)

MVC3 DropDownListFor not select item (Mvc bug?)
I have simple test model:public class MyModel { public InnerModel InnerModel { get; set; } } public class InnerModel { public int Value { get; set; } }In controller:public ActionResult Index() { var model = new MyModel(); model.InnerModel = new Inner
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