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Multiline TextBox multiple newline

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.

Last updated:9/3/2013 7:49:50 AM

1 Answers

Sumit Kesarwani
Sumit Kesarwani

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>

Last updated:9/3/2013 7:49:50 AM

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