MultiView.Render Method

Writes the MultiView control content to the specified HtmlTextWriter object, for display on the client.

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

protected internal override void Render(
	HtmlTextWriter writer


Type: System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriter

An HtmlTextWriter that represents the output stream to render HTML content on the client.

The Render method is used primarily by control developers when deriving a custom class from the MultiView control.

The Render method writes the rendered content of the active view to the client using the supplied HtmlTextWriter. You can set the active view in a MultiView control using the SetActiveView method or the ActiveViewIndex property. You can determine which one of the View controls in the Views collection is the active view, if any, by using the GetActiveView method or the ActiveViewIndex property.

If an active view is set for the MultiView control, the active View control is used to render content for that view and its child controls. If an active view is not set for the MultiView control, no content is rendered to the HtmlTextWriter.

.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.

Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback
© 2014 Microsoft