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Hi,

I've been playing around with asp.net and don't understand how to get my web
controls to 'inherit' (which is probably the wrong phrase) the style from
the web form they are on.

I cut and paste a text box control and a button from a web form into a blank
webcontrol.

I then place this web control on a web form, move the control around so I
have a nice layout.

When I run the app however the webcontrol doesn't stay where I put it in
design time and doesn't seem to use the style tag which is in the control at
design time.

Why is this.

The code for the control and web form are attached below.

Webcontrol

<%@ Control Language="vb" AutoEventWireup ="false"
Codebehind="myc ontrol1.ascx.vb " Inherits="webco ntrolplay.mycon trol1"
TargetSchema="h ttp://schemas.microso ft.com/intellisense/ie5" %>
<asp:TextBox id="TextBox1" runat="server"> </asp:TextBox>
<asp:Button id="Button1" runat="server" Text="Button"></asp:Button>
webform

<%@ Register TagPrefix="uc1" TagName="mycont rol1" Src="mycontrol1 .ascx" %>
<%@ Page Language="vb" AutoEventWireup ="false" Codebehind="Web Form1.aspx.vb"
Inherits="webco ntrolplay.WebFo rm1"%>
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
<HTML>
<HEAD>
<title>WebForm1 </title>
<meta name="GENERATOR " content="Micros oft Visual Studio .NET 7.1">
<meta name="CODE_LANG UAGE" content="Visual Basic .NET 7.1">
<meta name="vs_defaul tClientScript" content="JavaSc ript">
<meta name="vs_target Schema"
content="http://schemas.microso ft.com/intellisense/ie5">
</HEAD>
<body MS_POSITIONING= "GridLayout ">
<form id="Form1" method="post" runat="server">
<asp:TextBox id="TextBox1" style="Z-INDEX: 101; LEFT: 16px; POSITION:
absolute; TOP: 72px" runat="server"
Width="152px" Height="96px"></asp:TextBox>
<uc1:mycontro l1 id="Mycontrol12 " style="Z-INDEX: 101; LEFT: 32px;
POSITION: absolute; TOP: 24px"
runat="server"> </uc1:mycontrol1>
<uc1:mycontro l1 id="Mycontrol11 " style="Z-INDEX: 101; LEFT: 48px;
POSITION: absolute; TOP: 192px"
runat="server"> </uc1:mycontrol1>
</form>
</body>
</HTML>
Nov 19 '05 #1
3 1320
The best way to use the style is to create a CSS-class and then use
CSSClass for each control.

--
Cheers,
Gaurav Vaish
http://www.mastergaurav.org
http://mastergaurav.blogspot.com
--------------------------------

Nov 19 '05 #2
are you therefore suggesting that I don't use the design view in vs.net to
layout my controls?
"MasterGaur av" <ga**********@g mail.com> wrote in message
news:11******** **************@ z14g2000cwz.goo glegroups.com.. .
The best way to use the style is to create a CSS-class and then use
CSSClass for each control.

--
Cheers,
Gaurav Vaish
http://www.mastergaurav.org
http://mastergaurav.blogspot.com
--------------------------------

Nov 19 '05 #3
Nopes.
But instead of using the default layout from VS.Net, use yours. You'd
have more control.
--
Cheers,
Gaurav Vaish
http://www.mastergaurav.org
http://mastergaurav.blogspot.com
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Nov 19 '05 #4

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