LoginStatus.LoginText Property


Gets or sets the text used for the login link.

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

public virtual string LoginText { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

A string displayed as the login link. The default is "Login".

The LoginText property is displayed as the link text when the LoginImageUrl property is empty.

When the LoginImageUrl property contains a link, the LoginText property is used as the alternative text for the image.

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 to set the LoginText property.

<%@ Page Language="C#" autoeventwireup="False" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<script runat="server">

    void Button1_Click(Object sender, EventArgs e) {
        LoginStatus1.LoginText = "Login to our Web site.";
         Button1.Visible = false;

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
    <title>ASP.NET Example</title>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
            <asp:LoginStatus id="LoginStatus1" runat="server" 
               LoginText="Login now." />
            <asp:Button id="Button1" onclick="Button1_Click" runat="server" 
               Text="Change Text" />

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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