HtmlHelper.GetInputTypeString Method (InputType)


Returns the HTML input control type as a string.

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

public static string GetInputTypeString(
	InputType inputType


Type: System.Web.Mvc.InputType

The enumerated input type.

Return Value

Type: System.String

The input type string ("checkbox", "hidden", "password", "radio", or "text").

This method is used to render the form method as an XHTML attribute. Therefore, it returns a lowercase string.

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