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Action Element (RDL)

Defines a hyperlink, a bookmark link, or a drillthrough action.

<Textbox> <!-- or Image, DataPoint-->
        <Hyperlink> <!-- or Drillthrough, BookmarkLink-->
        </Hyperlink> <!-- or /Drillthrough, /BookmarkLink -->
</Textbox> <!--or /Image, /DataPoint -->

Characteristic Description

Data type and length


Default value



0-1: Optional element that can occur once or not at all.

Relationship Element

Parent elements

DataPoint, Image, Textbox

Child elements

BookmarkLink, Drillthrough, Hyperlink

The Action element must contain one and only one child element: either Hyperlink, Drillthrough, or BookmarkLink.

In SQL Server 2005 and in SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 1, Reporting Services does not support drillthough actions or bookmark links in a header or footer.