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ASP.NET / VB: Newlines inside code

Posted on 2012-03-24
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When using ASP.NET / VB, how can I add new lines in the following?

This gives an error:

<p>
<%=AutoFormat("Hello Line 1
Line 2
Line3
Line 4")%>
</p>

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Question by:hankknight
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by:Rainverse
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Just a simple <br> should do it.
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by:hankknight
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No, I am looking for a newline, not HTML!  In Linux I can do this by using \n however that does not seem to work here.
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VbCrLf
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by:Dave Baldwin
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'VbCrLf' would be the correct answer... except that <p></p> are HTML tags where <br> is the correct answer.  What are you trying to do?
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by:himanshut
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You may be looking for System.Environment.NewLine

Refer this: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.environment.newline.aspx

By adding System.Environment.NewLine, it would act as <br> but in code behind for c# or vb.net

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use one of the following: VbNewLine, VbCrLf and <br />
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