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MaskedTextBox.HidePromptOnLeave Property

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

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the prompt characters in the input mask are hidden when the masked text box loses focus.

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

public bool HidePromptOnLeave { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_HidePromptOnLeave ()

/** @property */
public void set_HidePromptOnLeave (boolean value)

public function get HidePromptOnLeave () : boolean

public function set HidePromptOnLeave (value : boolean)

Property Value

true if PromptChar is hidden when MaskedTextBox does not have focus; otherwise, false. The default is false.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0