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HeaderText Property

BoundField.HeaderText Property

Gets or sets the text that is displayed in the header of a data control.

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

public override string HeaderText { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The text displayed in the header of a data control. The default value is an empty string ("").

Use the HeaderText property to identify a field in a data control with a friendly name. The most common application of the HeaderText property is to provide meaningful column names to data-bound fields in a GridView or DetailsView control.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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