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HttpCapabilitiesBase.MaximumSoftkeyLabelLength Property

Returns the maximum length of the text that a soft-key label can display.

Namespace: System.Web.Configuration
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

public virtual int MaximumSoftkeyLabelLength { get; }
/** @property */
public int get_MaximumSoftkeyLabelLength ()

public function get MaximumSoftkeyLabelLength () : int

Not applicable.

Property Value

The maximum length of the text that a soft-key label can display. The default is 5.

The MaximumSoftkeyLabelLength property applies only to WML-compatible mobile devices.

The following code example shows how to determine the maximum length of the soft-key label for the browser.

<%@ page language="C#"%>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<script runat="server">
    void Page_Load(Object Sender, EventArgs e)

    void CheckBrowserCaps()
        System.Web.HttpBrowserCapabilities myBrowserCaps = Request.Browser;
        Label1.Text = "Browser prefers images to be of MIME type: " + ((System.Web.Configuration.HttpCapabilitiesBase)myBrowserCaps).PreferredImageMime;

<html xmlns="" >
    <title>Browser Capabilities Sample</title>
    <form runat="server" id="form1">
            Browser Capabilities:
            <p/><asp:Label ID="Label1" Runat="server" />

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0