Solved

Load control once from MasterPage

Posted on 2010-09-24
4
344 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
I have a site that we allow peopel to set their own home page

All pages use a single Master file

In the MasterPage VB code I've declared a Protected Variable at the top
Partial Class MasterPagePep
    Inherits System.Web.UI.MasterPage
    Public _intro As Boolean

In the Page_Load event I have this...
Protected Sub Page_Load(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load

        If _intro = True Then
            RadToolTip2.Enabled = False
        Else
            RadToolTip2.Enabled = True
            RadToolTip2.Show()
            _intro = True
        End If

etc...

However... the Tooltip shows every page I go to.

I just want it to load one time on the web site loading.

Any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:lrbrister
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Jens Fiederer
ID: 33756080
You could set a session variable.

Or you could put the code into the appropriate page, rather than the shared master page.
0
 

Author Comment

by:lrbrister
ID: 33756306
jensfiederer:
What appropriate page?  There are 40+ possible pages.
0
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
Jens Fiederer earned 500 total points
ID: 33756378
If the 1st page the user comes to is always the same, as it is in many apps, set it on that one.

If the 1st page could be any of the 40+ possible pages, use a session variable rather than a variable on the page (these don't get saved between trips).


Example:

If Session("_intro") = True Then
            RadToolTip2.Enabled = False
        Else
            RadToolTip2.Enabled = True
            RadToolTip2.Show()
            Session("_intro") = True
        End If
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:lrbrister
ID: 33756450
Thanks
0

Featured Post

DevOps Toolchain Recommendations

Read this Gartner Research Note and discover how your IT organization can automate and optimize DevOps processes using a toolchain architecture.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
C# guarantee sql connection close 6 40
PL SQL Developer 7 35
VB: Convert 2 dates to specific format 24 48
Modal Popup Extender control 1 20
This document covers how to connect to SQL Server and browse its contents.  It is meant for those new to Visual Studio and/or working with Microsoft SQL Server.  It is not a guide to building SQL Server database connections in your code.  This is mo…
A theme is a collection of property settings that allow you to define the look of pages and controls, and then apply the look consistently across pages in an application. Themes can be made up of a set of elements: skins, style sheets, images, and o…
This is Part 3 in a 3-part series on Experts Exchange to discuss error handling in VBA code written for Excel. Part 1 of this series discussed basic error handling code using VBA. http://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/1478/Excel-Error-Handlin…
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…

773 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question