ASP.NET: Change DropdownList font name programmatically

Introduction

You can change the font face of the Text which is inside the DropdownList easily. If you want to change the face or family of the text then you must assign name of the face into font name property.

Lets take an simple example to change the font face/family Programmatically

<%@ Page Language="C#" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<script runat="server">

    protected void Button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        DropDownList1.Font.Name = "Arial";       
       
    }

    protected void Button1_Click1(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        DropDownList1.Font.Name = "Algerian";
    }
</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head runat="server">
    <title></title>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <div>
        <asp:DropDownList ID="DropDownList1" runat="server" Height="20px" Width="124px">
            <asp:ListItem>Hyperlink</asp:ListItem>
            <asp:ListItem>CheckBox</asp:ListItem>
            <asp:ListItem>Label</asp:ListItem>
            <asp:ListItem>Panel</asp:ListItem>
        </asp:DropDownList>
        <br />
        <br />
        <asp:Button ID="Button1" runat="server" Text="Change Font size Arial"
            onclick="Button1_Click" />
        <br />
        <br />
        <asp:Button ID="Button2" runat="server" Text="Change Font size Algerian"
            onclick="Button1_Click1" />
        <br />
        <br />
    </div>
    </form>
</body>

</html>
Output
ASP.NET: Change DropdownList font name programmatically

ASP.NET: Change DropdownList font name programmatically

ASP.NET: Change DropdownList font name programmatically ASP.NET: Change DropdownList font name programmatically Reviewed by Jacob Lefore on October 22, 2013 Rating: 5

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