.NET Tutorials, Forums, Interview Questions And Answers
Welcome :Guest
Sign In
Win Surprise Gifts!!!

Top 5 Contributors of the Month
david stephan
Gaurav Pal
Post New Web Links

Can anyone please tell me how to Change DisplayName of the activity

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application
Can anyone please tell me how to Change DisplayName of the activity. For example my activity name is MyActivity when i drop it to designer its ok its name appear as MyActivity, but when i drop it second time in that work flow its DisplayName should be MyActivity1. Similary third and fourth instance should be named as MyActivity2 and MyActivity3.ilogik

View Complete Post

More Related Resource Links

How to change the displayname of standard activity while drag and drop from Rehosted Workflow design


In my Rehosted Workflow designer i have constructed the toolbox with standard activities(ex: If,Assign,Sequence...)

I want to change the displayname of those standard activity while drag and drop from Rehosted Workflow designer toolbox.

Please suggest me how i can change the displayname property of activity while constructing the toolbox.

Thanks in Advance.



Change custom activity behavior



To run the workflows from XAML I use WorkflowApplication.Run. I would like to change behavior of the custom activity depends on how the activity was running. I mean - in some situations my custom activity should report to DB, but in other situation shouldn't. I can add InArgument (or property) to this activity, but I don't know how to pass to my custom activity value for this InArgument (property).

Is there any other way to do, what I described?

Programmatically change DisplayName/ Title for custom content type


I've created a custom content type with the following code.

if (currentWeb.ContentTypes["My Content Type"] == null)
  var myContentType =
    new SPContentType(currentWeb.AvailableContentTypes[new SPContentTypeId("0x01")],
              currentWeb.ContentTypes, "My Content Type");


After that I add this content type to a generic list. If I now click on "New element" on my list ribbon I can add a new item with displayname "My Content Type". How can I change this value as I want to name my content types like "xxx content type" but don't want to see "xxx content type" in the "New element" action.

I expected the name of the content type to be some kind of internal and I'm looking for something to be change the displayname or title to be able to display something different. If I didn't made myself clear, I'll try to be more explicit. Thanks in advance.

change current activity in Sharepoint Workflow !!


Hi All:

Is There any way to change current activity in Sharepoint 2007 Workflow ?



change current activity in Sharepoint Workflow !!


Hi All:

Is There any way to change current activity in Sharepoint 2007 Workflow ?



How to Localize Windows Forms and Change the Language at Runtime

Localization is the process of customizing your application to a particular language, culture or locale. Visual Studio provides support for localizing Windows Forms with much ease. In this article, we will see how to localize windows forms and give the user the ability to change to his preferred language at runtime.
When you run a localized application, the appearance is determined by two culture values. The UICulture property is used to specify which resource files will be loaded for the form. The Culture property, on the other hand, determines how strings such as dates, numerals, and currency amounts are formatted.
Let us see the steps required to create a localized form. You can then expand this example and adopt the same approach for the rest of the forms in your project

Selected to change the background color of the page



As this site, http://www.borfin.com.tr/genel/Default.aspx, How can I change the background color selected pages.

Bug: Does not change column type from nvarchar to ntext


Scenario: If you create a table with a column of type nvarchar, populate it with some content and try to modify it using the WebMatrix editor, from nvarchar to ntext, it does not display any error message or warning that this is not possible. It silently saves and reverts the change, back to nvarchar. Wasted some hours on this issue as I thought my column was ntext, but in fact was still nvarchar.

Expected behavior: It should change to ntext, or if SQL CE doesn't support that, it should notify the user that no change was applied.

How to change the default page base class?


I've tried setting the <pages pageBaseType="DynamicWebPage" /> value in web.config, but when I response.write out the page type, I'm still getting Microsoft.WebPages.WebPage.

I'm simply trying to sub-class WebPage and add some additional functionality such as a dynamic PageData dictionary similar to Phil Haack's dynamic ViewData dictionary.



SqlDataSource how to change the stored procedures at run time



Is it possible to change the select, insert and update stored procedure of an SqlDataSource at run time. I don't mean to change the definition of the stored procedure, but I mean to change the assignment, i.e. To change the select stored procedure from "selectSP1" to "selectSP2" at run time. Is it possible?



Change Button Text in Multi Language Website


Hi i developing multi language website

using Master pages

everything fine

Page_Load i set the Text property of Button Control from Resource file

like this

Button1.Text = GetLocalResourceObject("Button1")

then in the button click event i cnage the text of the Button control

Button1.Text = GetLocalResourceObject("Button1_new")

but the text doesn't change and no error messgae

what is the problem how to solve this


How to change text in columns in SSRS?


I need to create a complex report and export it to Excel. 

In the first column header, text is displayed as "Hide Daily Columns", but I need the text to change as "Unhide Daily columns" when I click on it and when the text changes the columns under "daily" header (I have 3 columns under this header) present in the report shud be hidden and only weekly columns shud be visible. Any ideas please. I am new to SSRS and tried out many ways but didn't get it.

dynamically change column names in Crystal reports


I need to develop 3 pages.

On the first page user defines atmost 7 column names to be displayed on the report. I'm saving these names in a Sql DB table 'Columns' with Column_Nm and Column_ID as Table columns.

On the second page I'm retrieving column_Nm from the table and displaying them on the page so that the user enters the data. This data is saved in another table 'Summary' with the Columns column1 through column7.

on the 3rd page I need to show a report of 'Summary' table.

How do I dynamically replace column1 through column7 names with that of 'Column_Nm' on the report?

Any help/suggestions would be appreciated.


change to lambda in linq


Hello my friends I tried to change this code to lambda but I could not pleaaaase help me:


  var inforeport = from m in db.Products where m.UnitPrice > info select new { unit=m.UnitPrice,name= m.ProductName };


change the code vb to c#


Namaste to everyone.

I need help in converting VB Code to C# Code. The code is:-

            dim thisPage as System.Web.UI.Page
            dim nameTextBox as TextBox
    thisPage = CType(Context.Handler, System.Web.UI.Page)
    nameTextBox =  CType(thisPage.FindControl("txtName"), System.Web.UI.Control)

    lblName.Text = "Your name is '" & nameTextBox.Text & "'."


Sustainable Computing: Imagine Cup 2008: Competing for Change


For the 2008 Imagine Cup, students have been challenged to use technology to enable a sustainable environment. Finalists in the U.S. competition recently presented their solutions in Los Angeles, and MSDN Magazine was there to see the innovative ideas participants have come up with.

Mitch Irsfeld

MSDN Magazine April 2008

{ End Bracket }: A Tidal Wave of Change


I surf the Net somewhat obsessively when I have spare time, and I often read various discussion forums such as Slashdot and Neowin. Now, the journalism at those sites isn't always the highest quality, and I have noticed a marked lack of perspective on the level of changes that have occurred in this industry.

Larry Osterman

MSDN Magazine November 2004

ASP.NetWindows Application  .NET Framework  C#  VB.Net  ADO.Net  
Sql Server  SharePoint  Silverlight  Others  All   

Hall of Fame    Twitter   Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    Contact Us    Archives   Tell A Friend