Sets a SharePoint View as a template data source.

public static void BindData(this ExcelTemplate template, Microsoft.SharePoint.SPView view, Microsoft.SharePoint.SPList list, String dataSourceName, DataBindingProperties properties)
Public Shared Sub BindData(ByVal template As ExcelTemplate, ByVal view As Microsoft.SharePoint.SPView, ByVal list As Microsoft.SharePoint.SPList, ByVal dataSourceName As String, ByVal properties As DataBindingProperties)

The current ExcelTemplate object which is calling BindData

SharePoint View to use as a data source for the template.

SharePoint List associated with the SharePoint View

Name of the data source in the template.

The DataBindingProperties object which contains information about how the data should be bound to the template. property Must be specified, but the DataBindingProperties need not be set beforehand. To bind data to a template with the default DataBindingProperties, pass in ExcelTemplate.CreateDataBindingProperties() as the property value. Otherwise, use the ExcelTemplate.CreateDataBindingProperties() method to generate a new DataBindingProperties object and set the DataBindingProperties.MaxRows, DataBindingProperties.Transpose, and/or DataBindingProperties.WorksheetName properties for the workbook.

BindData will throw this exception if null (C#) or Nothing (VB.NET) is passed to the method.

You can set several data sources for a single template. Use the following methods to set template data sources: BindCellData, BindColumnData, BindRowData, and BindData.

This is an extension method for the ExcelTemplate object to be used for binding SharePoint data to spreadsheets from within SharePoint. To use this method, you must add a reference to SoftArtisans.OfficeWriter.ExcelWriter.SharePointIntegration.dll