Turning off border on RadTextBox?

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  1. Dave Galligher
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    May 2010

    Posted 20 Sep 2011 Link to this post

    Looking for a simple way to turn off the border drawing for the RadTextBox; since the control is based on the Microsoft Textbox I expected there to be a BorderStyle property but there isn't, making a composite control and the looking at using the RadTextBox on the control to take advantage of some of the AutoCompleteXXX properties. Any help how to turn off the border wonder be appreciated.

    Thank you in advance.
  2. Stefan
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    Posted 23 Sep 2011 Link to this post

    Hi Dave,

    Thank you for writing.

    You can hide the text box border, by setting the Visibility property of the BorderPrimitive to Collpased:
    radTextBox1.TextBoxElement.Border.Visibility = Telerik.WinControls.ElementVisibility.Collapsed;

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  4. Javier Gonzalez de Aragon
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    Posted 17 May 2012 Link to this post

    Hi, is there a similar approach to hide the border on a DropDownList control and a DateTimePicker control? I've tried the following but isn't working:

    RadDropDownList.DropDownListElement.TextBox.Border.Visibility = Telerik.WinControls.ElementVisibility.Hidden
    RadDateTimePicker.DateTimePickerElement.TextBoxElement.Border.Visibility = Telerik.WinControls.ElementVisibility.Hidden


  5. Stefan
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    Posted 22 May 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Javier,

    Thank you for writing.

    Yes, you can hide the borders of the desired controls. Here is how to do that:
    ((BorderPrimitive)radDropDownList1.DropDownListElement.Children[2]).Visibility = ElementVisibility.Collapsed;
    ((BorderPrimitive)radDateTimePicker1.DateTimePickerElement.Children[2]).Visibility = ElementVisibility.Collapsed;

    Off topic, please do not post questions in threads that are not related to the initial subject of a thread. This thread concerns the border of RadTextBox and should be used only for this subject., in order to allow the users searching for this information to find it easily. If you do not find a suitable thread, please open a new one. For more information regarding forum usage, please take a look at this thread: http://www.telerik.com/community/forums/winforms/editors/important-information-on-using-the-telerik-forums.aspx.

    I hope this helps.
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  6. Alex
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    Nov 2012

    Posted 24 Jul 2013 Link to this post

    Can the border be removed on the ASP.Net version of the RadTextBox?
  7. Stefan
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    Posted 26 Jul 2013 Link to this post

    Hi Alex,

    This forum concerns RadControls for WinForms, while your question is about RadControls for ASP.NET AJAX. Please address it in the appropriate forums so you can get adequate response: http://www.telerik.com/community/forums/aspnet-ajax.aspx.

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