Literal Web Server Control
Thecontrol renders static text into a Web page without adding any HTML elements. You can manipulate the text programmatically with server code.
If you want to display static text, you can present it using HTML; you do not need a Literal control. Use a Literal control only if you need to change the contents in server code. The Literal control is similar to thecontrol, except the Literal control does not enable you to apply a style to the displayed text.
The following topics provide information on working with the Literal Web server control.