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PasswordRecovery.QuestionFailureText Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets or sets the text to display when the user's answer to the password recovery confirmation question does not match the answer stored in the Web site data store.

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

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

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

public function get QuestionFailureText () : String

public function set QuestionFailureText (value : String)

Property Value

The text to display when the user's answer to the password recovery confirmation question does not match the answer stored in the Web site data store. The default value is "Your answer could not be verified. Please try again."

The QuestionFailureText property contains the error message that is displayed when the answer to the password recovery confirmation question does not match the answer stored in the Web site data store.

The style settings in the FailureTextStyle property define the appearance of the QuestionFailureText property.

When you use templates to define the appearance of the PasswordRecovery control, the QuestionFailureText property is displayed in an optional Literal control with the ID property set to "FailureText".

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 sets the QuestionFailureText property.

<%@ Page Language="C#" %>
<script runat="server">
</script>
<html>
<head>
</head>
<body>
    <form runat="server">
        <asp:PasswordRecovery id="PasswordRecovery1" runat="server" 
            GeneralFailureText="You password cannot be retrieved at this time. Please try again later." 
            QuestionFailureText="Your answer does not match the stored answer. Please try again." 
            UserNameFailureText="We couldn't find that user name. Please try again.">
            <FailureTextStyle backcolor="Red" forecolor="White"></FailureTextStyle>
        </asp:PasswordRecovery>
    </form>
</body>
</html>

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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