UserControl.AutoValidate Property

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

Gets or sets how the control performs validation when the user changes focus to another control.

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

public override AutoValidate AutoValidate { get; set; }
/** @property */
public AutoValidate get_AutoValidate ()

/** @property */
public void set_AutoValidate (AutoValidate value)

public override function get AutoValidate () : AutoValidate

public override function set AutoValidate (value : AutoValidate)

Property Value

A member of the AutoValidate enumeration. The default value for UserControl is EnablePreventFocusChange.

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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