DisplayFor(TModel, TValue) Method (HtmlHelper(TModel), Expression(Func(TModel, TValue)), Object)

DisplayExtensions.DisplayFor<TModel, TValue> Method (HtmlHelper<TModel>, Expression<Func<TModel, TValue>>, Object)

Returns a string that contains each property value in the object that is represented by the specified expression, using additional view data.

Namespace:  System.Web.Mvc.Html
Assembly:  System.Web.Mvc (in System.Web.Mvc.dll)

public static MvcHtmlString DisplayFor<TModel, TValue>(
	this HtmlHelper<TModel> html,
	Expression<Func<TModel, TValue>> expression,
	Object additionalViewData

Type Parameters


The type of the model.


The type of the value.


Type: System.Web.Mvc.HtmlHelper<TModel>
The HTML helper instance that this method extends.
Type: System.Linq.Expressions.Expression<Func<TModel, TValue>>
An expression that identifies the object that contains the properties to display.
Type: System.Object
An anonymous object that can contain additional view data that will be merged into the ViewDataDictionary<TModel> instance that is created for the template.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Mvc.MvcHtmlString
The HTML markup for each property in the object that is represented by the expression.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type HtmlHelper<TModel>. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see b8020aae-374d-46a9-bcb7-8cc2390b93b6 or 175ce3ff-9bbf-4e64-8421-faeb81a0bb51.
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