AttributeCollection.Item[String] Property

Definition

Gets or sets a specified attribute value for a server control.

public:
 property System::String ^ default[System::String ^] { System::String ^ get(System::String ^ key); void set(System::String ^ key, System::String ^ value); };
public string this[string key] { get; set; }
member this.Item(string) : string with get, set
Default Public Property Item(key As String) As String

Parameters

key
String

The location of the attribute in the collection.

Property Value

String

The attribute value.

Examples

The following example shows how to set a dynamic HTML onblur attribute to run an ECMAScript (JavaScript) command when a TextBox Web server control loses focus.

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head runat="server">
    <title>Attributes Property of a Web Control</title>
<script language="c#" runat="server">

       void Page_Load(Object sender, EventArgs e) {
          TextBox1.Attributes["onblur"]="javascript:alert('Hello! Focus lost from text box!!');";    
       }
   </script>

</head>
<body>
   <h3>Attributes Property of a Web Control</h3>
<form id="form1" runat="server">

   <asp:TextBox id="TextBox1" columns="54" 
    Text="Click here and then tab out of this text box" 
    runat="server"/>  

</form>
</body>
</html>
   
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head runat="server">
    <title>Attributes Property of a Web Control</title>
<script language="vb" runat="server">

       Sub Page_Load(sender As Object, e As EventArgs)
          TextBox1.Attributes("onblur")="javascript:alert('Hello! Focus lost from text box!!');"   
       End Sub
   </script>

</head>
<body>
   <h3>Attributes Property of a Web Control</h3>
<form id="form1" runat="server">

   <asp:TextBox id="TextBox1" columns="54" 
    Text="Click here and then tab out of this text box" 
    runat="server"/>  

</form>
</body>
</html>
   

Remarks

You can add an attribute to or retrieve one from an ASP.NET server control that uses this property.

Applies to

See also