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Login.LoginButtonText Property

Gets or sets the text for the Login control's login button.

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

abstract LoginButtonText : string with get, set
override LoginButtonText : string with get, set
<asp:Login LoginButtonText="String" />

Property Value

Type: System.String
The text used for the Login control's login button. The default is "Login".

The LoginButtonText property contains the text displayed for the Login control's login button. Depending on the value of the LoginButtonType property, the LoginButtonText property can appear as text on a button, as text displayed as an alternative to an image in browsers that do not render images, or as the text of a link. The following table describes how the different LoginButtonType values affect the LoginButtonText property.

LoginButtonType setting

How the LoginButtonText property is used.


As the button's Text property.


As alternative text for the image.


As link text.

The default text for the control is localized based on the server's current locale.

The value of this property, when set, can be saved automatically to a resource file by using a designer tool. For more information, see LocalizableAttribute and ASP.NET Globalization and Localization.

The following code example shows how the text in the LoginButtonText property is affected by the value of the LoginButtonType property.

Security noteSecurity Note

This example contains a text box that accepts user input, which is a potential security threat. By default, ASP.NET Web pages validate that user input does not include script or HTML elements. For more information, see Script Exploits Overview.

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.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.