HTMLInputText — Making the textbox read only

The best way to do this is to set the disabled property of the text box to ‘true’.

e.g. : txtTest.Disabled = true;

The other way round is using JavaScript which does not allow user to type in the textbox.

e.g. : txtTest.Attributes.Add(“onFocus”,”javascript:blur();”);

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~ by Neha Sinha on February 4, 2008.

One Response to “HTMLInputText — Making the textbox read only”

  1. You can still highlight portions of the text and drag it around in the text box though.

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