AutoGeneratedField.DataFormatString Property


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Gets or sets the string that specifies the format in which the alternate text for each image in an AutoGeneratedField object is rendered.

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

public override string DataFormatString { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

Always returns an empty string ("").

Exception Condition

An attempt is made to set this property.

The DataFormatString property is used to apply a special format to the values displayed in an AutoGeneratedField object.


This version of the property has been implemented to always return an empty string to indicate that no special formatting is applied to the field values. It is not possible to set this property.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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