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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>



Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

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