BoundField.HeaderText Property


Gets or sets the text that is displayed in the header of a data control.

 virtual property System::String ^ HeaderText { System::String ^ get(); void set(System::String ^ value); };
public override string HeaderText { get; set; }
member this.HeaderText : string with get, set
Public Overrides Property HeaderText As String

Property Value

The text displayed in the header of a data control. The default value is an empty string ("").


Use the HeaderText property to identify a field in a data control with a friendly name. The most common application of the HeaderText property is to provide meaningful column names to data-bound fields in a GridView or DetailsView control.

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