RouteBase.GetVirtualPath Method (RequestContext, RouteValueDictionary)


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When overridden in a derived class, checks whether the route matches the specified values, and if so, generates a URL and retrieves information about the route.

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

public abstract VirtualPathData GetVirtualPath(
	RequestContext requestContext,
	RouteValueDictionary values


Type: System.Web.Routing.RequestContext

An object that encapsulates information about the requested route.

Type: System.Web.Routing.RouteValueDictionary

An object that contains the parameters for a route.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Routing.VirtualPathData

An object that contains the generated URL and information about the route, or null if the route does not match values.

To generate a URL, you use the GetVirtualPath method of the RouteCollection class. That method calls the GetVirtualPath method for each route in the collection to determine whether that route matches the values in values and can therefore generate the URL.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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