HtmlTextWriter.GetAttributeName Method (HtmlTextWriterAttribute)


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Obtains the name of the markup attribute associated with the specified HtmlTextWriterAttribute value.

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

protected string GetAttributeName(
	HtmlTextWriterAttribute attrKey


Type: System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute

The HtmlTextWriterAttribute to obtain the markup attribute name for.

Return Value

Type: System.String

A string containing the name of the markup attribute.

The GetAttributeName method returns an empty string (""), if attrKey is not a valid HtmlTextWriterAttribute value.

The following code example shows how to use the GetAttributeName method to convert a Size enumeration value to its string name.

// Use the GetAttributeName method to associate 
// the Size attribute with its HtmlTextWriteAttribute
// enumeration value in a Write method call.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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