RepeaterItemEventArgs Class
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RepeaterItemEventArgs Class

Provides data for the ItemCreated and ItemDataBound events of a Repeater.


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

public class RepeaterItemEventArgs : EventArgs

The RepeaterItemEventArgs type exposes the following members.

Public methodRepeaterItemEventArgsInitializes a new instance of the RepeaterItemEventArgs class.

Public propertyItemGets the RepeaterItem associated with the event.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

For a list of initial property values for an instance of RepeaterItemEventArgs, see the RepeaterItemEventArgs constructor.

For more information about handling events, see Consuming Events.

The following example demonstrates how to specify and code a handler for the ItemCreated event of the Repeater. A new line of text indicating the item type is displayed whenever a Repeater item is created.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"

<script language="C#" runat="server">
    int Count = 1;
    void Page_Load(Object Sender, EventArgs e) 
        if (!IsPostBack) {
            ArrayList values = new ArrayList();

            values.Add(new PositionData("Microsoft", "Msft"));
            values.Add(new PositionData("Intel", "Intc"));
            values.Add(new PositionData("Dell", "Dell"));

            Repeater1.DataSource = values;

    void R1_ItemCreated(Object Sender, RepeaterItemEventArgs e) 
        String iTypeText = "";

        switch (e.Item.ItemType) 
            case ListItemType.Item:
                iTypeText = "Item";
            case ListItemType.AlternatingItem:
                iTypeText = "AlternatingItem";
            case ListItemType.Header:
                iTypeText = "Header";
            case ListItemType.Footer:
                iTypeText = "Footer";
            case ListItemType.Separator:
                iTypeText = "Separator";
        Label1.Text += "(" + Count++ + ") A Repeater " + iTypeText + " has been created; <br />";

    public class PositionData 
        private string name;
        private string ticker;

        public PositionData(string name, string ticker) 
   = name;
            this.ticker = ticker;

        public string Name 
            get { return name; }

        public string Ticker 
             get { return ticker; }

<html xmlns="" >
    <title>Repeater Example</title>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">

    <h3>Repeater Example</h3>

       <p style="font-weight: bold">Repeater1:</p>

       <asp:Repeater ID="Repeater1" OnItemCreated="R1_ItemCreated" runat="server">
             <table border="1">
                   <td style="font-weight:bold">Company</td>
                   <td style="font-weight:bold">Symbol</td>

                <td> <%# DataBinder.Eval(Container.DataItem, "Name") %> </td>
                <td> <%# DataBinder.Eval(Container.DataItem, "Ticker") %> </td>


       <br />

       <asp:Label ID="Label1" Font-Names="Verdana" 
          ForeColor="Green" Font-Size="10pt" Runat="server"/>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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