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HtmlAnchor.Title Property

Gets or sets the ToolTip text displayed when the mouse pointer is placed over the HtmlAnchor control.

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

public string Title { get; set; }
<asp:HtmlAnchor Title="String" />

Property Value

Type: System.String
The text displayed when the mouse pointer is placed over the HtmlAnchor.

Use this property to provide a custom ToolTip for the HtmlAnchor control. This text is displayed when the mouse pointer rests over the control.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the Title property to provide custom text for the ToolTip.

<%@ 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="" 
            title="Site One"
            runat="server"> Enter site.</a>



.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.