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Binding password to password field

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I have a form that is used to add and edit data. Based on a dropdown selection, the form is either prepopulated or left blank so you can add new data.

I have a password field that is set to TextMode="Password" and works fine when adding new data, it displays ***** as you type..

Now if you select from the dropdown and there is already a record on file, it populates the form to allow you to edit the information.. Now i DONT want to display the password in plain text, but i want to populate the field so if they make any changes all field data is kept and table is updated with all of it.


I already debugged the page and my variable is being set with the password, but the textbox doesnt even show the ***** for the password value.

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