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PageParserFilter.AllowControl Method

Gets a value indicating whether the specified control type is allowed for this page.

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

public virtual bool AllowControl(
	Type controlType,
	ControlBuilder builder


Type: System.Type
A Type that represents the type of control to add.
Type: System.Web.UI.ControlBuilder
A ControlBuilder used to build the specified type of control.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the control can be used with the current page; otherwise, false. The default value is false.

The TemplateParser class checks to see whether controls are permitted in a page at parse time. Override the AllowControl method to reject or permit specific controls in your pages.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.