TreeNode Constructor (String)

 

Initializes a new instance of the TreeNode class using the specified text.

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

public TreeNode(
	string text
)

Parameters

text
Type: System.String

The text that is displayed in the TreeView control for the node.

Use this constructor to initialize a new instance of the TreeNode class using the text specified by the text parameter.

The following table shows the initial property value for an instance of TreeNode.

Property

Initial value

Text

The value of the text parameter.

The following code example demonstrates how to use this constructor to dynamically add a node to the TreeView control.


<%@ Page Language="C#" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<script runat="server">

  void Page_Init(Object sender, EventArgs e)
  {

    if(!IsPostBack)
    {

      // Add the first tree to the TreeView control.
      CreateTree("Section 1");

      // Add the second tree to the TreeView control.
      CreateTree("Section 2");

    }

  }

  void CreateTree(String NodeText)
  {

    // Create the root node using the default constructor.
    TreeNode root = new TreeNode();
    root.Text = NodeText;

    // Use the ChildNodes property of the root TreeNode to add child nodes.
    // Create the node using the constructor that takes the text parameter.
    root.ChildNodes.Add(new TreeNode("Topic 1"));

    // Create the node using the constructor that takes the text and value parameters.
    root.ChildNodes.Add(new TreeNode("Topic 2", "Value 2"));

    // Create the node using the constructor that takes the text, value, 
    // and imageUrl parameters.
    root.ChildNodes.Add(new TreeNode("Topic 3", "Value 3", "Image1.jpg"));

    // Create the node using the constructor that takes the text, value, 
    // imageUrl, navigateUrl, and target parameters.
    root.ChildNodes.Add(new TreeNode("Topic 4", "Value 4", "Image1.jpg", "http://www.microsoft.com", "_blank"));

    // Add the root node to the Nodes collection of the TreeView control.
    DynamicTreeView.Nodes.Add(root);

  }

</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
  <head runat="server">
    <title>TreeNode Constructor Example</title>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">

      <h3>TreeNode Constructor Example</h3>

      <asp:TreeView id="DynamicTreeView"
         EnableClientScript="false"
         ExpandDepth="2" 
         runat="server">

      </asp:TreeView>

    </form>
  </body>
</html>

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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