Suggest text while typing

The DNNTextSuggest control is a textbox that watches user input and suggests text as the user types. This behavior is frequently seen in search engines and other websites.

This control works by having a list of possible text phrases that it can search through as the user types. In this recipe, we will demonstrate this control by using the list of U.S. geographical states that is part of the DNN site along with a new field on the Edit Employee page.

Getting ready

To follow along with this recipe you must have completed the following recipes:

  • Deploying a module as a standalone package
  • Adding web controls to your Toolbox

How to do it...

  1. Launch the Development Tool and load the Employee project.
  2. In the Solution Explorer, look under ...

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