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i want to find all textbox control in one function.
how can i do this and where i have to call that function, in page_load or in any other event??

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it will work in
public partial class _Default : System.Web.UI.Page
       public List<TextBox> ListOfTextBoxes = new List<TextBox>();
       protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
           // after execution this line
           FindTextBoxes(Page, ListOfTextBoxes);
           //ListOfTextBoxes will be populated with all text boxes with in the page.


       private void FindTextBoxes(Control Parent, List<TextBox> ListOfTextBoxes)
           foreach (Control c in Parent.Controls) {
               // if c is a parent control like panel
               if (c.HasControls())
                   // search all control inside the panel
                   FindTextBoxes(c, ListOfTextBoxes);
               else {
                   if (c is TextBox)
                       // if c is type of textbox then put it into the list
                       ListOfTextBoxes.Add(c as TextBox);
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