NextPreviousPagerField.NextPageText Property

 

Gets or sets the text that is displayed for the next-page button.

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

public string NextPageText { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The text that is displayed for the next-page button. The default is "Next".

When the ShowNextPageButton property is set to true, use the NextPageText property to specify the text to display for the next-page button.

When the ButtonType property is set to ButtonType.Image, the image is displayed and the NextPageText property acts as the alternate text for the image. On browsers that support tooltips, this text is also displayed as a tooltip.

The value of this property is stored in viewstate, and it 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 example shows how to use the NextPageText property to customize the text for the next-page button of the pager field in a DataPager control.

<%@ Page language="C#" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
  <head id="Head1" runat="server">
    <title>NextPreviousPagerField Example</title>
    <style type="text/css">
      .pager { background-color:Aqua; }
    </style>
  </head>
  <body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">

      <h3>NextPreviousPagerField Example</h3>

      <asp:ListView ID="ContactsListView" 
        DataSourceID="ContactsDataSource"
        runat="server">
        <LayoutTemplate>
          <table cellpadding="2" width="640px" border="1" runat="server" id="tblContacts">
            <tr id="itemPlaceholder" runat="server">
            </tr>
          </table>
          <asp:DataPager runat="server" ID="ContactsDataPager">
            <Fields>
              <asp:NextPreviousPagerField 
                  ShowFirstPageButton="true" 
                  ShowLastPageButton="true"
                  FirstPageText="|&lt;&lt; " 
                  LastPageText=" &gt;&gt;|"
                  NextPageText=" &gt; " 
                  PreviousPageText=" &lt; " 
                  ButtonType="Button" 
                  ButtonCssClass="pager" />
            </Fields>
          </asp:DataPager>
        </LayoutTemplate>
        <ItemTemplate>
          <tr runat="server">
            <td>
              <asp:Label ID="ContactIDLabel" runat="server" Text='<%#Eval("ContactID") %>' />
            </td>            
            <td>
              <asp:Label ID="FirstNameLabel" runat="server" Text='<%#Eval("FirstName") %>' />
            </td>
            <td>
              <asp:Label ID="LastNameLabel" runat="server" Text='<%#Eval("LastName") %>' />
            </td>
          </tr>
        </ItemTemplate>
      </asp:ListView>

      <!-- This example uses Microsoft SQL Server and connects      -->
      <!-- to the AdventureWorks sample database. Use an ASP.NET    -->
      <!-- expression to retrieve the connection string value       -->
      <!-- from the Web.config file.                                -->
      <asp:SqlDataSource ID="ContactsDataSource" runat="server" 
        ConnectionString="<%$ ConnectionStrings:AdventureWorks_DataConnectionString %>"
        SelectCommand="SELECT [ContactID], [FirstName], [LastName] FROM Person.Contact">
      </asp:SqlDataSource>

    </form>
  </body>
</html>

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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