# BaseDataList.CaptionAlign Property

.NET Framework 2.0

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets or sets the horizontal or vertical position of the HTML caption element in a control. This property is provided to make the control more accessible to users of assistive technology devices.

Namespace: System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

## Syntax

```public virtual TableCaptionAlign CaptionAlign { get; set; }
```
```/** @property */
public TableCaptionAlign get_CaptionAlign ()

/** @property */
public void set_CaptionAlign (TableCaptionAlign value)

```
```public function get CaptionAlign () : TableCaptionAlign

public function set CaptionAlign (value : TableCaptionAlign)

```

#### Property Value

One of the TableCaptionAlign enumeration values. The default value is NotSet.

## Exceptions

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The specified type is not one of the TableCaptionAlign enumeration values.

## Remarks

Use the CaptionAlign property to specify the horizontal or vertical position of the HTML caption element in a control. This property is provided to make the control more accessible to users of assistive technology devices.

This property is set using one of the TableCaptionAlign enumeration values. The following table lists the possible values.

Value

Description

NotSet

The caption element's alignment is not set.

Top

The caption element is aligned with the top of the table.

Bottom

The caption element is aligned with the bottom of the table.

Left

The caption element is aligned with the left edge of the table.

Right

The caption element is aligned with the right edge of the table.

Use the Caption property to specify the text to render in an HTML caption element in a control.

## Platforms

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

## Version Information

#### .NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0