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ValidationSummary.DisplayMode Property

Gets or sets the display mode of the validation summary.

[Visual Basic]
Public Property DisplayMode As ValidationSummaryDisplayMode
[C#]
public ValidationSummaryDisplayMode DisplayMode {get; set;}
[C++]
public: __property ValidationSummaryDisplayMode get_DisplayMode();
public: __property void set_DisplayMode(ValidationSummaryDisplayMode);
[JScript]
public function get DisplayMode() : ValidationSummaryDisplayMode;
public function set DisplayMode(ValidationSummaryDisplayMode);

Property Value

One of the ValidationSummaryDisplayMode values. The default is BulletList.

Exceptions

Exception Type Condition
ArgumentException The display mode is not one of the ValidationSummaryDisplayMode values.

Remarks

Use this property to specify the display format of a ValidationSummary control. The summary may be displayed as a list, as a bulleted list, or as a single paragraph.

Example

[Visual Basic, C#] The following example demonstrates how to set the DisplayMode property to display a bulleted list.

[Visual Basic] 

 <asp:ValidationSummary 
      id="valSum" 
      DisplayMode="BulletList" 
      HeaderText="You must enter a value in the following fields:"
      Font-Name="verdana" 
      Font-Size="12"
      runat="server"/>
 

[C#] 

 <asp:ValidationSummary 
      id="valSum" 
      DisplayMode="BulletList" 
      HeaderText="You must enter a value in the following fields:"
      Font-Name="verdana" 
      Font-Size="12"
      runat="server"/>
 

[C++, JScript] No example is available for C++ or JScript. To view a Visual Basic or C# example, click the Language Filter button Language Filter in the upper-left corner of the page.

Requirements

Platforms: Windows 2000, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

ValidationSummary Class | ValidationSummary Members | System.Web.UI.WebControls Namespace | ValidationSummaryDisplayMode

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