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Jeet Verma
Jeet Verma

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Posted on    September-03-2013 7:19 AM


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I set value a multiline textbox like this.

textBox1.Text = "Line1\r\n\r\nLine2";

But, only one line space in output.

When I read the value of textbox, I read "Line1\r\nLine2";

Why ASP.NET not support more then one lineline character?

Any help will be appreciated.

Sumit Kesarwani

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Posted on    September-03-2013 7:49 AM

Hi Jeet,

You need to set the textbox to be multiline, this can be done two ways:

In the control:

<asp:TextBox runat="server" ID="MyBox" TextMode="MultiLine" Rows="10" />

Code Behind:

MyBox.TextMode = TextBoxMode.MultiLine;

MyBox.Rows = 10;

This will render as a <textarea>

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