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DynamicDataExtensions.FormatEditValue Method

Formats the specified field value by using the specified formatting options.

Namespace:  System.Web.DynamicData
Assembly:  System.Web.DynamicData (in System.Web.DynamicData.dll)

public static string FormatEditValue(
	this IFieldFormattingOptions formattingOptions,
	Object fieldValue


Type: System.Web.DynamicData.IFieldFormattingOptions

The IFieldFormattingOptions instance to use.

Type: System.Object

The field value to format.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The field value that has been formatted by using the specified formatting options.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type IFieldFormattingOptions. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see Extension Methods (Visual Basic) or Extension Methods (C# Programming Guide).

The FormatEditValue method is like the FormatValue method, but it is used when the field is in edit mode.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5 SP1