ResolveClientUrl Method

Control.ResolveClientUrl Method (String)


Gets a URL that can be used by the browser.

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

public string ResolveClientUrl(
	string relativeUrl


Type: System.String

A URL relative to the current page.

Return Value

Type: System.String

A fully qualified URL to the specified resource suitable for use on the browser.

Exception Condition

relativeUrl is null.

Use the ResolveClientUrl method to return a URL string suitable for use by the client to access resources on the Web server, such as image files, links to additional pages, and so on.


The URL returned by this method is relative to the folder containing the source file in which the control is instantiated. Controls that inherit this property, such as UserControl and MasterPage, will return a fully qualified URL relative to the control.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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