GenericWebPart.ChildControl Property

Definition

Gets a reference to the child control that is wrapped by a GenericWebPart control at run time.

public:
 property System::Web::UI::Control ^ ChildControl { System::Web::UI::Control ^ get(); };
public System.Web.UI.Control ChildControl { get; }
member this.ChildControl : System.Web.UI.Control
Public ReadOnly Property ChildControl As Control

Property Value

Control

A Control that refers to the wrapped child control.

Examples

The following code example demonstrates programmatic use of the ChildControl property. The ChildControl property is accessed programmatically to retrieve information about the child control of a GenericWebPart control. The complete source code for the example is found in the Example section of the GenericWebPart overview topic.

protected void Button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
{

  Label2.Text =
    @"<h3>Calendar GenericWebPart Properties</h3>" +
    "<em>Title: </em>" + calendarPart.Title +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>CatalogIconImageUrl:  </em>" + calendarPart.CatalogIconImageUrl +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>TitleUrl: </em>" + calendarPart.TitleUrl +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>Decription: </em>" + calendarPart.Description +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>TitleIconImageUrl: </em>" + calendarPart.TitleIconImageUrl +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>ChildControl ID: </em>" + calendarPart.ChildControl.ID +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>ChildControl Type: </em>" + calendarPart.ChildControl.GetType().Name +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>GenericWebPart ID: </em>" + calendarPart.ID +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>GenericWebPart Type: </em>" + calendarPart.GetType().Name +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>GenericWebPart Parent ID: </em>" + calendarPart.Parent.ID;

  Label3.Text =
    @"<h3>BulletedList GenericWebPart Properties</h3>" +
    "<em>Title: </em>" + listPart.Title +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>CatalogIconImageUrl:  </em>" + listPart.CatalogIconImageUrl +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>TitleUrl: </em>" + listPart.TitleUrl +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>Decription: </em>" + listPart.Description +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>TitleIconImageUrl: </em>" + listPart.TitleIconImageUrl +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>ChildControl ID: </em>" + listPart.ChildControl.ID +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>ChildControl Type: </em>" + listPart.ChildControl.GetType().Name +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>GenericWebPart ID: </em>" + listPart.ID +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>GenericWebPart Type: </em>" + listPart.GetType().Name +
    "<br />" +
    "<em>GenericWebPart Parent ID: </em>" + listPart.Parent.ID;
}
  Protected Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)

    Label2.Text = _
      "<h3>Calendar GenericWebPart Properties</h3>" & _
      "<em>Title: </em>" & calendarPart.Title & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>CatalogIconImageUrl:  </em>" & calendarPart.CatalogIconImageUrl & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>TitleUrl: </em>" & calendarPart.TitleUrl & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>Decription: </em>" & calendarPart.Description & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>TitleIconImageUrl: </em>" & calendarPart.TitleIconImageUrl & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>ChildControl ID: </em>" & calendarPart.ChildControl.ID & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>ChildControl Type: </em>" & calendarPart.ChildControl.GetType().Name & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>GenericWebPart ID: </em>" & calendarPart.ID & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>GenericWebPart Type: </em>" & calendarPart.GetType().Name & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>GenericWebPart Parent ID: </em>" & calendarPart.Parent.ID

    Label3.Text = _
      "<h3>BulletedList GenericWebPart Properties</h3>" & _
      "<em>Title: </em>" & listPart.Title & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>CatalogIconImageUrl:  </em>" & listPart.CatalogIconImageUrl & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>TitleUrl: </em>" & listPart.TitleUrl & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>Decription: </em>" & listPart.Description & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>TitleIconImageUrl: </em>" & listPart.TitleIconImageUrl & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>ChildControl ID: </em>" & listPart.ChildControl.ID & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>ChildControl Type: </em>" & listPart.ChildControl.GetType().Name & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>GenericWebPart ID: </em>" & listPart.ID & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>GenericWebPart Type: </em>" & listPart.GetType().Name & _
      "<br />" & _
      "<em>GenericWebPart Parent ID: </em>" & listPart.Parent.ID
  End Sub

End Class

Remarks

The ChildControl property provides the means to access the child control wrapped by a GenericWebPart control. For example, the WebPartManager control uses the ChildControl property to extract personalization data from the child control.

Applies to

See also