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HtmlForm.Action Property

Gets or sets the action attribute of the HTML form.

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

public string Action { get; set; }
<asp:HtmlForm Action="String" />

Property Value

Type: System.String
The action attribute of the HTML form. The default value is Empty.

You use the Action property when you rewrite the URL of the original request but you want to retain the original URL for the action attribute of the HTML form. Set the Action property to the value of the URL that you want to retain.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1, 3.0 SP2, 2.0 SP2

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.