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Problem displaying a view correctly in MVC app using HTML.TextBoxFor() with VB

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


I have a test app with a form view.

I cannot get the view to display correctly instead of displaying a series to text boxes it displays quoted html.

I suspect that my problem is related to my VB syntax for my Linq

The C# equivilant works but my shop uses VB so I must convert the code.

Here is the code from the view:

      <% Using (Html.BeginForm)%>
          <p>Your name: <%: Html.TextBoxFor(Function(m) m.Name).ToString%></p>
          <p>Your email: <%: Html.TextBoxFor(Function(m) m.Email).ToString%></p>
          <p>Your phone: <%: Html.TextBoxFor(Function(m) m.Phone).ToString%></p>
          <p>Will you attend? <br />
          <%  Dim slist As New Generic.List(Of SelectListItem)
          slist.Add(New SelectListItem With {.Text = "Yes", .Value = Boolean.TrueString})
          slist.Add(New SelectListItem With {.Text = "No", .Value = Boolean.FalseString})
       <%: Html.DropDownListFor(Function(m) m.WillAttend, slist, "Choose an option")%>
       <input type="submit" value="Submit RSVP" />
       <% End Using%>

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