SPMobileBaseFieldControl.CreateControlForNew Method

Creates a control for rendering the field on a New item form.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.MobileControls
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

protected virtual MobileControl CreateControlForNew()

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.MobileControls.MobileControl
A MobileControl that renders the field on a New form.

The default implementation calls CreateControlForDisplay.

The following example shows an override of this method that inserts default text in the item title on a New item form. For the full example, see Walkthrough: Creating a Custom Field Rendering Control for Mobile Pages.

protected override MobileControl CreateControlForNew()
    MobileControl myNewControl = null;
    if (this.Field != null)
        string text = "Group: Project Name";
        if (!this.Page.IsPostBack)
            this.TextBoxControl.Text = text;
        myNewControl = this.TextBoxControl;
    return myNewControl;