How to: Add CheckBoxList Web Server Controls to a Web Forms Page

When you use a CheckBoxList control, you add a single control to the page. Adding items to the control is a separate process that depends on whether you will display a static list in the control or display a list that is generated dynamically at run time. For details, see How to: Add Items in List Web Server Controls.

To add a CheckBoxList Web server control to a Web Forms page

  1. From the Standard tab of the Toolbox, drag a CheckBoxList control onto the page.

  2. Optionally, in the Appearance category of the Properties window, change the orientation of the check box label by setting the TextAlign property.

  3. Optionally, change the layout of the control to display multiple columns. For details, see How to: Set Layout in a CheckBoxList Web Server Control.

  4. Create items for the control in one of the following ways: