Login.PasswordRecoveryText Property

Gets or sets the text of a link to the password recovery page.

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

public virtual string PasswordRecoveryText { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_PasswordRecoveryText ()

/** @property */
public void set_PasswordRecoveryText (String value)

public function get PasswordRecoveryText () : String

public function set PasswordRecoveryText (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The text of the link to the password recovery page. The default is Empty.

The PasswordRecoveryText property contains the text of a link to the password recovery page for the site. The URL of the password recovery page is specified in the PasswordRecoveryUrl property.

If PasswordRecoveryUrl is empty, the text in the PasswordRecoveryText property is displayed to the user, but is not formatted as a link.

If the PasswordRecoveryText property is empty, the link to the password recovery page is not available to the user.

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 sets the PasswordRecoveryText property to specify the text of the link to the site's password recovery page.

<%@ Page Language="C#" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<script runat="server">
void OnLoginError(object sender, EventArgs e)
    Login1.PasswordRecoveryText = "Did you forget your password?";

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
    <head runat="server">
    <title>ASP.NET Example</title>
        <form id="form1" runat="server">
            <asp:Login id="Login1" runat="server" 
                PasswordRecoveryText="Forgot your password?" 


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

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