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TextBox Constructor
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TextBox Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the TextBox class.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public TextBox()

The parent container control defines the color and font settings for the TextBox.

The following code example creates a new instance of the TextBox control and assigns a string to the control's Text property.

public void CreateMyTextBoxControl()
 {
    // Create a new TextBox control using this constructor.
    TextBox textBox1 = new TextBox();
    // Assign a string of text to the new TextBox control.
    textBox1.Text = "Hello World!";
    // Code goes here to add the control to the form's control collection.
 }
       

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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