Lookup table or data binding

Topics: Administration
May 18, 2016 at 9:31 AM
Hi ,

I am new to Orchard CMS. I'd like to know how do I create dropdownlist which binds to a lookup table.

Can someone help?

Jun 1, 2016 at 1:33 PM
Actually, I am trying to include a new content type using dropdown list which bind to a data table from database. Is this possible to do this without writing any code?
I know i can have drop down list with values but I have to manually insert one by one. What if I have multiple dropdown list and I have to create values for each dropdown and maintain them in different page.

Please advise.
Jun 1, 2016 at 8:51 PM
You could create a Query that provides all content items of a particular content type, and display those content items as a dropdownlist using the Query element (a Dynamic Forms element).
Jun 2, 2016 at 1:22 AM
Thanks for your suggestions. Any example or old posts you can link me up?