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DeviceSpecific.EnableViewState Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the control automatically saves its state for use in round trips. This API is obsolete. For information about how to develop ASP.NET mobile applications, see the Web site.

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

public override bool EnableViewState { get; set; }
<asp:DeviceSpecific EnableViewState="True|False" />

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the control automatically saves its state; otherwise, false.

You can disable view-state management for the page by using the EnableViewState attribute of the @ Page directive, or you can disable view state on individual controls by setting their individual EnableViewState properties.

.NET Framework

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

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.