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LinkExtensions.RouteLink Method (HtmlHelper, String, String, Object)

Returns an anchor element (a element) that contains the virtual path of the specified action.

Namespace:  System.Web.Mvc.Html
Assembly:  System.Web.Mvc (in System.Web.Mvc.dll)

public static MvcHtmlString RouteLink(
	this HtmlHelper htmlHelper,
	string linkText,
	string routeName,
	Object routeValues
)

Parameters

htmlHelper
Type: System.Web.Mvc.HtmlHelper

The HTML helper instance that this method extends.

linkText
Type: System.String

The inner text of the anchor element.

routeName
Type: System.String

The name of the route that is used to return a virtual path.

routeValues
Type: System.Object

An object that contains the parameters for a route. The parameters are retrieved through reflection by examining the properties of the object. The object is typically created by using object initializer syntax.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Mvc.MvcHtmlString
An anchor element (a element).

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type HtmlHelper. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb384936(v=vs.108) or http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb383977(v=vs.108).

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The linkText parameter is null or empty.

The RouteLink method renders an element that links to a URL, which can resolve to an action method, a file, a folder, or some other resource.

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