What's the Difference Between DropDownList, ListBox, and ComboBox Controls in ASP.NET?

What's the difference between DropDownList, ListBox, and ComboBox controls in ASP.NET? All three of these are ways to present data to the user so they can select it, although ComboBox isn't available out of the box. ListBox shows many options to the user simultaneously and lets them pick one or more, whereas DropDownList lets them choose only one. Click here for the entire article.

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