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How can I loop through all the controls on my page and setting certain types (TextBox, CheckBox, DropDownList, etc.) to Enabled=False under certain conditions?
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foreach (Control ctrl in Page.Controls)
            {
                if (ctrl.GetType() == typeof(TextBox))
                {

                }
            }

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by:Julian Hansen
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Remember controls can themselves contain controls so you will need to recursively check controls for children as well. These articles might help

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4955769/better-way-to-find-control-in-asp-net
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2209854/find-all-child-controls-of-specific-type-using-enumerable-oftypet-or-linq
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