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IAttributeAccessor.GetAttribute Method

When implemented by a class, retrieves the specified attribute property from the server control.

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

string GetAttribute(
	string key


Type: System.String
A String that represents the name of the server control attribute.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The value of the specified attribute.

The following code example demonstrates an implementation of the GetAttribute method.

// Implement the GetAttribute method for the control. When
// this method is called from a page, the values for the control's
// properties can be displayed in the page.
public String GetAttribute(String name)
   return (String)ViewState[name];

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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