Using Database structure to populate TreeView in PreRender

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  1. Rob
    Rob avatar
    23 posts
    Member since:
    Apr 2013

    Posted 28 Aug 2013 Link to this post

    Hi, I am trying to use database structure to populate Rad TreeView on PreRender after new item added, but I cannot see new node until I refresh the page. Please, help.
  2. Boyan Dimitrov
    Boyan Dimitrov avatar
    1728 posts

    Posted 29 Aug 2013 Link to this post


    As far as I understood your scenario, you are trying to add a new node to the RadTreeView node's collection and then add a hierarchy structure of items to the RadTreeView object. Could you please try to use the AppendDataBoundItems="true". This will append the hierarchy structure of items instead of replacing the existing nodes.
    //markup code
    <telerik:RadTreeView ID="treeview1" runat="server" AppendDataBoundItems="true"
    //code behind
    protected void Page_PreRender(object sender, EventArgs e)
            if (!Page.IsPostBack)
                treeview1.Nodes.Add(new RadTreeNode("added node"));
                SiteDataItem[] siteDataBus = new SiteDataItem[] {
                   new SiteDataItem("1", null, "Node1"),
                   new SiteDataItem("2", null, "Node2"),
                   new SiteDataItem("3", "1", "Node 1.1")           
                treeview1.DataTextField = "Text";
                treeview1.DataValueField = "Id";
                treeview1.DataFieldID = "Id";
                treeview1.DataFieldParentID = "ParentID";
                treeview1.DataSource = siteDataBus;

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