I am trying to load a user control at runtime and then write the output HTML to a string variable..using this code..<BR>Dim ucobj As DropDownLists = New Edocket2004.DropDownLists<BR>ucobj = CType(ucobj.LoadControl("~ControlsDropDownLists.as cx"), DropDownLists)ucobj.RenderControl(htmlTW)<BR>Dim test As String<BR>test = SW.ToString()<BR><BR>The HTML part of the usercontrol is displayed properly but I cannot seem to use page_load of the user control for some reason...<BR><BR>I tried something like Label1.text = "welcome" on the page_load event of the user control and it doesnt work.<BR><BR>Am I doing something wrong????<BR><BR>Thanks.<BR>