How can I allow user to highlight and then Bold characters in a textbox before submitting info to db? ASP.NET

In other words, I'm trying to allow the user to format the look of the text before submitting it.

Thanks!

string value; 

        int start = TextBox1.Text.StartsWith("CURSOR POSITION");        
        int addOpeningTag = value.Insert(atIndexStartposition, "/<strong/>");

        int end = TextBox1.Text.EndsWith("CURSOR POSITION");
        int addEndingTag = value.Insert(atIndexEndposition, "/<//strong/>");

        value = TextBox1.Text;
        Label1.Text = value;  // put this value in db with storedprocedure 

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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
you need to use a rich text box vice a regular text box.http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa970779%28v=vs.110%29.aspx
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bmanmike39Author Commented:
This does not apply to asp.net
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Jean Marie GeeraertsApplication EngineerCommented:
HI, Not sure if you are still looking for an answer here, but you might want to consider TinyMCE to use for a rich text box alternative in asp.net.

This is a free Rich Text Editor you can use in any platform.

http://www.tinymce.com/
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bmanmike39Author Commented:
I will have accept this answer.  Not what I was looking for, but getting no response.
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bmanmike39Author Commented:
Thanks
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