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DataBoundControlAdapter.Control Property

Retrieves a strongly-typed reference to the DataBoundControl object associated with this control adapter.

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

protected DataBoundControl Control { get; }

When a DataBoundControlAdapter object is attached to a DataBoundControl control, the .NET Framework calls certain adapter members instead of the control members.

Notes to Inheritors:

When you inherit from the DataBoundControlAdapter class, you should, at a minimum, implement a Control property to return a strongly typed instance of the control, as shown in the Example section

The following code example shows how to override the Control property in an adapter derived from the DataBoundControlAdapter class. It returns a strongly typed reference to the MyDataBound control.

// Returns a strongly-typed reference to the MyDataBound control. 
public new MyDataBound Control
        return (MyDataBound)base.Control;

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