Unable to find control with id 'txtUserName' that is associated with the Label 'lblEmail'

Hi
Has anyone come across this problem, i'm adding localization to the webpages and when adding the meta:resourcekey to the label control with a AssociatedControlID="txtUserName" it throws this error:

Unable to find control with id 'txtUserName' that is associated with the Label 'lblEmail'.

Here is the code:
<asp:Label ID="lblEmail" AssociatedControlID="txtUserName"
                    runat="server" meta:resourcekey="lblEmail" >
                    <asp:TextBox ID="txtUserName" runat="server" AccessKey="1" TabIndex="1"
                        Columns="45" MaxLength="150" SkinID="sknTextBox" ValidationGroup="Step1"
                        ToolTip="Enter Email Address" ></asp:TextBox>
                                   </asp:Label>

Remove AssociatedControlID="txtUserName" and works as expected

Resource file

lblEmail.Text  value is Email

Any help would be appreciated
George
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mmarinovCommented:
Have you tried this

<asp:Label ID="lblEmail" AssociatedControlID="txtUserName"
                    runat="server" meta:resourcekey="lblEmail" />
                    <asp:TextBox ID="txtUserName" runat="server" AccessKey="1" TabIndex="1"
                        Columns="45" MaxLength="150" SkinID="sknTextBox" ValidationGroup="Step1"
                        ToolTip="Enter Email Address" ></asp:TextBox>

Regards
Martin
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NeotkCommented:
try this:
<asp:Label ID="lblEmail" AssociatedControlID="txtUserName"
                    runat="server" meta:resourcekey="lblEmail" >
                    <asp:TextBox ID="txtUserName" runat="server" AccessKey="1" TabIndex="1"
                        Columns="45" MaxLength="150" SkinID="sknTextBox" ValidationGroup="Step1"
                        ToolTip="Enter Email Address" resourcekey="txtUserName" AssociatedControlID="lblEmail" ></asp:TextBox>
                                   </asp:Label>

but your code worked for me...
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LearningCSharpSQLAuthor Commented:
Hi Neotk

Not sure how it worked for you as i cannot get it to work on my end.

Hi mmarinov
Did not thing of doing that :-(

Thanks both of you for taking time to reply.
George
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