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HtmlWindow.Prompt Method

Shows a dialog box that displays a message and a text box to the user.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public string Prompt(
	string message,
	string defaultInputValue
)

Parameters

message
Type: System.String

The message to display to the user.

defaultInputValue
Type: System.String

The default value displayed in the text box.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String representing the text entered by the user.

Prompt provides a quick, easy way to obtain simple text input from the user.

Although Prompt accepts Unicode text as input, the Internet Explorer script prompt will not display non-Latin language text appropriately on Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME or Windows NT due to operating system limitations. For more information, see INFO: Internet Explorer Script Prompts and MBCS/Unicode.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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

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