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HtmlLink.Href Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

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

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

public virtual string Href { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_Href ()

/** @property */
public void set_Href (String value)

public function get Href () : String

public function set Href (value : String)

Property Value

The URL target of the link.

The Href property specifies the URL target of the link specified in the HtmlLink control. You can use this property to specify the location of an external cascading style sheet (CSS).

The following code example demonstrates setting the Href property to a cascading style sheet (CSS) that is saved in the same directory as the Web page. For a complete, working code example, see the HtmlLink class overview topic.

Partial Class HtmlLinkvb_aspx

    Sub Page_Init(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)

        ' Create an instance of HtmlLink.
        Dim myHtmlLink As HtmlLink = New HtmlLink()
        myHtmlLink.Href = "StyleSheet.css"
        myHtmlLink.Attributes.Add("rel", "stylesheet")
        myHtmlLink.Attributes.Add("type", "text/css")

        ' Add the instance of HtmlLink to the <HEAD> section of the page.
        head1.Controls.Add(myHtmlLink)

    End Sub

End Class

using System;
using System.Data;
using System.Configuration;
using System.Web;
using System.Web.Security;
using System.Web.UI;
using System.Web.UI.WebControls;
using System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts;
using System.Web.UI.HtmlControls;

public partial class HtmlLinkcs_aspx
{
    void Page_Init(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        // Create an instance of HtmlLink.
        HtmlLink myHtmlLink = new HtmlLink();
        myHtmlLink.Href = "StyleSheet.css";     
        myHtmlLink.Attributes.Add("rel", "stylesheet");
        myHtmlLink.Attributes.Add("type", "text/css");   

        // Add the instance of HtmlLink to the <HEAD> section of the page.
        head1.Controls.Add(myHtmlLink);
        
    }
}

// Define an HtmlLink control.
HtmlLink myHtmlLink = new HtmlLink();
myHtmlLink.Href = "~/StyleSheet.css";
myHtmlLink.Attributes.Add("rel", "stylesheet");
myHtmlLink.Attributes.Add("type", "text/css");

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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