Label.Label Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the Label class.

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

public Label ()
public Label ()
public function Label ()
Not applicable.

Use this constructor to create and initialize a new instance of the Label class.

The following example shows how to create and initialize a new instance of the Label control.


The following code sample uses the single-file code model and may not work correctly if copied directly into a code-behind file. This code sample must be copied into an empty text file that has an .aspx extension. For more information on the Web Forms code model, see ASP.NET Web Page Code Model.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="" >
    <title>Label Example</title>
<script language="C#" runat="server">

      void Button1_Click(Object Sender, EventArgs e) 
         Label myLabel = new Label();
         myLabel.Text = "This is a new Label";    


   <form id="form1" runat="server">

      <h3>Label Example</h3>
      <asp:Button id="Button1" 
           Text="Create and Show a Label" 

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