HtmlAnchor.HRef Property


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Gets or sets the URL target of the link specified in the HtmlAnchor server control.

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

public string HRef { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The URL target of the link.

Use this property to specify the URL to link to when the HtmlAnchor control is clicked.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the HRef property to specify a Web page to navigate to when the HtmlAnchor control is clicked.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="" >

    <head runat="server">
    <title>ASP.NET Example</title>
      <form id="form1" method="post" runat="server">

         <a href="" runat="server"> Enter site.</a>



.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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