UrlBuilder Class


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Starts a URL editor that allows a user to select or create a URL. This class cannot be inherited.

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


[SecurityPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.Demand, Flags = SecurityPermissionFlag.UnmanagedCode)]
public sealed class UrlBuilder

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticBuildUrl(IComponent, Control, String, String, String)

Creates a UI to create or pick a URL.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticBuildUrl(IComponent, Control, String, String, String, UrlBuilderOptions)

Creates a UI to create or pick a URL, using the specified UrlBuilderOptions object.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticBuildUrl(IServiceProvider, Control, String, String, String, UrlBuilderOptions)

Creates a UI to create or pick a URL, using the specified UrlBuilderOptions object.


Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)


Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)


Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)


Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

The BuildUrl method starts a user interface for selecting a URL.

The following code example shows how to use the BuildUrl method to launch a URL builder from a menu command at design time.

// This method handles the "Launch Url Builder UI" menu command.
// Invokes the BuildUrl method of the System.Web.UI.Design.UrlBuilder.
private void launchUrlBuilder(object sender, EventArgs e)
    // Create a parent control.
    System.Windows.Forms.Control c = new System.Windows.Forms.Control();            

    // Launch the Url Builder using the specified control
    // parent, initial URL, empty relative base URL path,
    // window caption, filter string and URLBuilderOptions value.
        "Select a URL", 

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1

Any public static ( Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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