ListControl.DataTextField Property

 

Gets or sets the field of the data source that provides the text content of the list items.

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

[<ThemeableAttribute(false)>]
abstract DataTextField : string with get, set
[<ThemeableAttribute(false)>]
override DataTextField : string with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.String

The field of the data source that provides the text content of the list items. The default is String.Empty.

Use this property to specify a field in the DataSource property to display as the items of the list in a list control.

The value of this property is stored in view state.

This property cannot be set by themes or style sheet themes. For more information, see ThemeableAttribute and ASP.NET Themes and Skins.

The following example demonstrates how to specify the DataTextField for the RadioButtonList control. The DataTextField is the text that is displayed in the RadioButtonList.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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