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Page.CreateHtmlTextWriterFromType Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Creates a specified HtmlTextWriter object to render the page's content.

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

public static HtmlTextWriter CreateHtmlTextWriterFromType(
	TextWriter tw,
	Type writerType


Type: System.IO.TextWriter

The TextWriter used to create the HtmlTextWriter.

Type: System.Type

The type of text writer to create.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriter
An HtmlTextWriter that renders the content of the page.


The writerType parameter is set to an invalid type.

This method is used internally in page adapters.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 3.0, 2.0