DisplayExtensions.Display Method (HtmlHelper, String, String, Object)

Returns HTML markup for each property in the object that is represented by the expression, using the specified template and additional view data.

Namespace:  System.Web.Mvc.Html
Assembly:  System.Web.Mvc (in System.Web.Mvc.dll)


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function Display ( _
    html As HtmlHelper, _
    expression As String, _
    templateName As String, _
    additionalViewData As Object _
) As MvcHtmlString
Dim html As HtmlHelper 
Dim expression As String 
Dim templateName As String 
Dim additionalViewData As Object 
Dim returnValue As MvcHtmlString 

returnValue = html.Display(expression, _
    templateName, additionalViewData)
public static MvcHtmlString Display(
    this HtmlHelper html,
    string expression,
    string templateName,
    Object additionalViewData
static MvcHtmlString^ Display(
    HtmlHelper^ html, 
    String^ expression, 
    String^ templateName, 
    Object^ additionalViewData
static member Display : 
        html:HtmlHelper * 
        expression:string * 
        templateName:string * 
        additionalViewData:Object -> MvcHtmlString
public static function Display(
    html : HtmlHelper, 
    expression : String, 
    templateName : String, 
    additionalViewData : Object
) : MvcHtmlString


  • expression
    Type: System.String

    An expression that identifies the object that contains the properties to display.

  • templateName
    Type: System.String

    The name of the template that is used to render the object.

  • additionalViewData
    Type: System.Object

    An anonymous object that can contain additional view data that will be merged into the ViewDataDictionary<TModel> instance that is created for the template.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Mvc.MvcHtmlString
The HTML markup for each property in the object that is represented by the expression.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type HtmlHelper. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb384936(v=vs.108) or https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb383977(v=vs.108).

See Also


DisplayExtensions Class

Display Overload

System.Web.Mvc.Html Namespace