BaseFieldControl.CssClass Property

Gets or sets the styling class in a cascading style sheet (CSS) file that controls the font family, font size, and possibly other aspects of how the text of the field is rendered.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)
Available in Sandboxed Solutions: No

public virtual string CssClass { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String that represents the name of the CSS class.

The default implementation sets CssClass to "ms-input". This is defined in a CSS file one of the subfolders under %ProgramFiles%\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\web server extensions\14\TEMPLATE. If no customized themes have been created for the SharePoint deployment, the CSS file used is CORE.CSS in ...\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\1033\STYLES.