UrlHelper.Action Method (String, Object)

Generates a fully qualified URL to an action method by using the specified action name and route values.

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

public function Action(
	actionName : String, 
	routeValues : Object
) : String


Type: System.String

The name of the action method.

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.String
The fully qualified URL to an action method.

The URL that is returned by this method has a format like the following:


If special characters in the URL must be encoded, use the Encode method. For the previous example, the Encode method returns the following URL: