InputExtensions.TextBoxFor<TModel, TProperty> Method (HtmlHelper<TModel>, Expression<Func<TModel, TProperty>>)

Returns a text input element for each property in the object that is represented by the specified expression.

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


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function TextBoxFor(Of TModel, TProperty) ( _
    htmlHelper As HtmlHelper(Of TModel), _
    expression As Expression(Of Func(Of TModel, TProperty)) _
) As MvcHtmlString
public static MvcHtmlString TextBoxFor<TModel, TProperty>(
    this HtmlHelper<TModel> htmlHelper,
    Expression<Func<TModel, TProperty>> expression
generic<typename TModel, typename TProperty>
static MvcHtmlString^ TextBoxFor(
    HtmlHelper<TModel>^ htmlHelper, 
    Expression<Func<TModel, TProperty>^>^ expression

Type Parameters

  • TModel
    The type of the model.
  • TProperty
    The type of the value.


Return Value

Type: System.Web.Mvc.MvcHtmlString
An HTML input element whose type attribute is set to "text" 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<TModel>. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see Extension Methods (Visual Basic) or Extension Methods (C# Programming Guide).


Exception Condition

The expression parameter is null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or empty.

See Also


InputExtensions Class

TextBoxFor Overload

System.Web.Mvc.Html Namespace