Control.GetDesignModeState Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Gets design-time data for a control.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

[SecurityPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.Demand, Unrestricted = true)]
protected virtual IDictionary GetDesignModeState()

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.IDictionary
An IDictionary containing the design-time data for the control.

The GetDesignModeState method returns design-time data for a control.

Notes to Inheritors

The GetDesignModeState method returns null by default. You must override this method to provide the design-time data your control requires.

.NET Framework

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

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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