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PasswordRecovery.AnswerRequiredErrorMessage Property

Gets or sets the error message displayed to the user when the Answer text box is blank.

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

[LocalizableAttribute(true)] 
public virtual string AnswerRequiredErrorMessage { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_AnswerRequiredErrorMessage ()

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

public function get AnswerRequiredErrorMessage () : String

public function set AnswerRequiredErrorMessage (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The error message displayed when the Answer text box is empty. The default is "Answer."

The AnswerRequiredErrorMessage contains the error message to display in any ValidationSummary control on the same page as the PasswordRecovery control.

The default text for the property is localized based on the server's locale setting.

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 changes the AnswerRequiredErrorMessage property displayed in the ValidationSummary control on the page.

<%@ 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>
    <title>ASP.NET Example</title>
</head>
<body>
  <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <p>
      <asp:PasswordRecovery id="PasswordRecovery1" runat="server" 
        AnswerRequiredErrorMessage="You must enter an answer." 
        UserNameRequiredErrorMessage="You must enter a user name.">
      </asp:PasswordRecovery>
    </p>
    <p>
      <asp:ValidationSummary id="ValidationSummary1" runat="server">
      </asp:ValidationSummary>
    </p>
 </form>
</body>
</html>

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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