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)

property String^ HeaderText {
	virtual String^ get() override;
	virtual void set(String^ value) override;

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
Available since 2.0
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