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EditorExtensions.EditorFor(Of TModel, TValue) Method (HtmlHelper(Of TModel), Expression(Of Func(Of TModel, TValue)), String, String, Object)

Returns an HTML input element for each property in the object that is represented by the expression, using the specified template, HTML field name, and additional view data.

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

'Declaration
<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function EditorFor(Of TModel, TValue) ( _
	html As HtmlHelper(Of TModel), _
	expression As Expression(Of Func(Of TModel, TValue)), _
	templateName As String, _
	htmlFieldName As String, _
	additionalViewData As Object _
) As MvcHtmlString
'Usage
Dim html As HtmlHelper(Of TModel)
Dim expression As Expression(Of Func(Of TModel, TValue))
Dim templateName As String 
Dim htmlFieldName As String 
Dim additionalViewData As Object 
Dim returnValue As MvcHtmlString 

returnValue = html.EditorFor(expression, _
	templateName, htmlFieldName, additionalViewData)

Type Parameters

TModel

The type of the model.

TValue

The type of the value.

Parameters

html
Type: System.Web.Mvc.HtmlHelper(Of TModel)

The HTML helper instance that this method extends.

expression
Type: System.Linq.Expressions.Expression(Of Func(Of TModel, TValue))

An expression that identifies the object that contains the properties to display.

templateName
Type: System.String

The name of the template to use to render the object.

htmlFieldName
Type: System.String

A string that is used to disambiguate the names of HTML input elements that are rendered for properties that have the same name.

additionalViewData
Type: System.Object

An anonymous object that can contain additional view data that will be merged into the ViewDataDictionary(Of TModel) instance that is created for the template.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Mvc.MvcHtmlString
An HTML input element 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(Of TModel). When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb384936(v=vs.108).aspx or https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb383977(v=vs.108).aspx.
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