PagesSection.MaxPageStateFieldLength Property

Gets or sets the maximum number of characters that a single view-state field can contain.

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

public int MaxPageStateFieldLength { get; set; }
/** @property */
public int get_MaxPageStateFieldLength ()

/** @property */
public void set_MaxPageStateFieldLength (int value)

public function get MaxPageStateFieldLength () : int

public function set MaxPageStateFieldLength (value : int)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The maximum number of characters that a single view-state field can contain.

Page and control view state is stored in hidden view-state fields when the page or control is rendered. If the length of the data stored exceeds the MaxPageStateFieldLength value, then the data is split between multiple view-state fields.

The following code example shows how to use the MaxPageStateFieldLength property.

// Get the current MaxPageStateFieldLength property value.
    "Current MaxPageStateFieldLength value: '{0}'",

// Set the MaxPageStateFieldLength property to 4098.
pagesSection.MaxPageStateFieldLength = 4098;

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

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