TagPrefixAttribute TagPrefixAttribute TagPrefixAttribute TagPrefixAttribute Class

Definition

Defines the tag prefix used in a Web page to identify custom controls. This class cannot be inherited.

public ref class TagPrefixAttribute sealed : Attribute
[System.AttributeUsage(System.AttributeTargets.Assembly, AllowMultiple=true)]
public sealed class TagPrefixAttribute : Attribute
type TagPrefixAttribute = class
    inherit Attribute
Public NotInheritable Class TagPrefixAttribute
Inherits Attribute
Inheritance
TagPrefixAttributeTagPrefixAttributeTagPrefixAttributeTagPrefixAttribute
Attributes

Examples


using System;
using System.Web;
using System.Web.UI;
using System.Web.UI.WebControls;

[assembly:TagPrefix("CustomControls", "custom")]


namespace CustomControls
{

	// Simple custom control
	public class MyCS_Control : Control
      {
            private String message = "Hello";
            
            public virtual String Message
            {
                  get
                  {
                        return message;
                  }
                  set
                  {
                        message = value;
                  }
            }
            
            [System.Security.Permissions.PermissionSet(System.Security.Permissions.SecurityAction.Demand, Name="FullTrust")] 
            protected override void Render( HtmlTextWriter writer)
            {
            writer.Write("<span style='background-color:aqua; font:8pt tahoma, verdana;'> "
                        + this.Message + "<br>" + "C# version. The time on the server is " + System.DateTime.Now.ToLongTimeString()
                        + "</span>");
                  
            }
      
      }

}


Imports System
Imports System.Web
Imports System.Web.UI
Imports System.Web.UI.WebControls

<assembly: TagPrefix("CustomControls", "custom")> _

Namespace CustomControls
   
   ' Simple custom control
   Public Class MyVB_Control 
   Inherits Control
      Private message As String = "Hello"
      
      Public  Property getMessage() As String
         Get
            Return message
         End Get
         Set (ByVal value As String)
            message = value
         End Set
      End Property
      
      <System.Security.Permissions.PermissionSetAttribute(System.Security.Permissions.SecurityAction.Demand, Name:="FullTrust")> _
      Protected Overrides Sub Render(writer As HtmlTextWriter)
         writer.Write(("<span style='background-color:aqua; font:8pt tahoma, verdana;'> " + Me.getMessage + "<br>" + "VB version. The time on the server is " + System.DateTime.Now.ToLongTimeString() + "</span>"))
      End Sub 'Render
   End Class 'MyControl
End Namespace 'CustomControls 

Remarks

The TagPrefixAttribute class defines an assembly-level attribute needed to specify tag prefix aliases for custom controls. This attribute is used by tools such as Microsoft Visual Studio to automatically generate a Register directive in the ASP.NET page where the custom controls are used.

This directive registers the tag prefix with a namespace. Moreover, it specifies the assembly where the custom control code implementation resides. With this directive in place, you can use custom controls in a Web page declaratively.

For more information about using attributes, see Attributes.

Constructors

TagPrefixAttribute(String, String) TagPrefixAttribute(String, String) TagPrefixAttribute(String, String) TagPrefixAttribute(String, String)

Initializes a new instance of the TagPrefixAttribute class.

Properties

NamespaceName NamespaceName NamespaceName NamespaceName

Gets the namespace prefix for the specified control.

TagPrefix TagPrefix TagPrefix TagPrefix

Gets the tag prefix for the specified control.

TypeId TypeId TypeId TypeId

When implemented in a derived class, gets a unique identifier for this Attribute.

(Inherited from Attribute)

Methods

Equals(Object) Equals(Object) Equals(Object) Equals(Object)

Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object.

(Inherited from Attribute)
GetHashCode() GetHashCode() GetHashCode() GetHashCode()

Returns the hash code for this instance.

(Inherited from Attribute)
GetType() GetType() GetType() GetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.

(Inherited from Object)
IsDefaultAttribute() IsDefaultAttribute() IsDefaultAttribute() IsDefaultAttribute()

When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether the value of this instance is the default value for the derived class.

(Inherited from Attribute)
Match(Object) Match(Object) Match(Object) Match(Object)

When overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object.

(Inherited from Attribute)
MemberwiseClone() MemberwiseClone() MemberwiseClone() MemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.

(Inherited from Object)
ToString() ToString() ToString() ToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.

(Inherited from Object)

Explicit Interface Implementations

_Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.

(Inherited from Attribute)
_Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can be used to get the type information for an interface.

(Inherited from Attribute)
_Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32) _Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32) _Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32) _Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32)

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).

(Inherited from Attribute)
_Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr) _Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr) _Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr) _Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.

(Inherited from Attribute)

Applies to

See also