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Calendar.ShowTitle Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether the title section is displayed.

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

public bool ShowTitle { get; set; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_ShowTitle ()

/** @property */
public void set_ShowTitle (boolean value)

public function get ShowTitle () : boolean

public function set ShowTitle (value : boolean)

Not applicable.

Property Value

true if the Calendar displays the title section; otherwise, false. The default value is true.

Use the ShowTitle property to specify whether the title section is displayed.


Hiding the title section also hides the next and previous month navigation controls.

The appearance of the title section can be customized by using the TitleStyle property.

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The following code example demonstrates how to use the ShowTitle property to hide the title header.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="" >
   <script runat="server" >
      void Check_Change(Object sender, EventArgs e)
         // Show or hide the title section of the Calendar control
         // depending on the state of the ShowTitleCheckBox CheckBox
         // control.
         if (ShowTitleCheckBox.Checked)

            Calendar1.ShowTitle = true;


            Calendar1.ShowTitle = false;


<head runat="server">
    <title> Calendar ShowTitle Example </title>

   <form id="form1" runat="server">
      <h3> Calendar ShowTitle Example </h3>

      Select whether to show or hide the title section.

      <br /><br /> 
      <asp:Calendar id="Calendar1" 

      <br /><br />

      <asp:CheckBox id="ShowTitleCheckBox"
           Text="Show/Hide title section"


Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0