Using multiple active ValidationGroups at submit, on clientside.

Here’s an example showing more than 1 ValidationGroup, being active,during Form-Submit.This example takes care of both server as well as client aspects.

<form id="form1" runat="server">
 <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript">
  function ValidateNow() {
  if (!Page_IsValid) {
    return false;
   return true;

 function My_PageClient_Validate(CurrValGrp) {
    for (i = 0; i < Page_Validators.length; i++) {
       var val = Page_Validators[i];
       if (val.validationGroup == CurrValGrp) {
           ValidatorValidate(Page_Validators[i], CurrValGrp, null);
 <asp:ValidationSummary ID="ValidationSummary1" runat="server" />
    <asp:TextBox ID="txt1" runat="server" ></asp:TextBox>
    <asp:RequiredFieldValidator ID="Req1" runat="server" ErrorMessage="Required 1" ControlToValidate="txt1" 
    ForeColor="Red"  Text="Required 1" ValidationGroup="Group1"></asp:RequiredFieldValidator> 
    <br />
    <asp:TextBox ID="txt2" runat="server" ></asp:TextBox>
    <asp:RequiredFieldValidator ID="Req2" runat="server" ErrorMessage="Required 2" ControlToValidate="txt2" 
    ForeColor="Red"  Text="Required 2" ValidationGroup="Group2"></asp:RequiredFieldValidator> 
    <br /><br />
 <asp:Button ID="btnsubmit" runat="server" Text="Submit" OnClientClick="return ValidateNow();" onclick="btnsubmit_Click"/>

Now code-behind

protected void btnsubmit_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
        if (!Page.IsValid)

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