UrlHelper.Action Method (String, RouteValueDictionary)

Visual Studio 2010

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

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

public string Action(
	string actionName,
	RouteValueDictionary routeValues


Type: System.String
The name of the action method.
Type: System.Web.Routing.RouteValueDictionary
An object that contains the parameters for a route.

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:


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