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LinkButton.AddAttributesToRender Method

This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Adds the attributes of the LinkButton control to the output stream for rendering on the client.

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

Protected Overrides Sub AddAttributesToRender ( _
	writer As HtmlTextWriter _


Type: System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriter
A System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriter that contains the output stream to render on the client.

The following code example demonstrates how to override the AddAttributesToRender method in a custom server control, so that the LinkButton list item text always appears bold.

<%@ Register TagPrefix="aspSample" Namespace="Samples.AspNet.VB.Controls" Assembly="Samples.AspNet.VB" %>
<%@ Page Language="VB" AutoEventWireup="True" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="" >
        <title>Custom LinkButton - AddAttributesToRender - VB.NET Example</title>
        <script runat="server">
            Sub LinkButton1_Click(sender As Object, e As CommandEventArgs)
                ' Redirect to the Microsoft home page.
            End Sub
        <form id="Form1" method="post" runat="server">
            <h3>Custom LinkButton - AddAttributesToRender - VB.NET Example</h3>

            <aspSample:CustomLinkButtonAddAttributesToRender id="LinkButton1" 
             runat="server" OnCommand="LinkButton1_Click" 
             ToolTip="Microsoft Home">Microsoft Corp.</aspSample:CustomLinkButtonAddAttributesToRender>



<AspNetHostingPermission(SecurityAction.Demand, Level:=AspNetHostingPermissionLevel.Minimal)> _
Public NotInheritable Class CustomLinkButtonAddAttributesToRender
    Inherits System.Web.UI.WebControls.LinkButton

    Protected Overrides Sub AddAttributesToRender(ByVal writer As System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriter)

        ' Show the LinkButton text as Bold 
        writer.AddStyleAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterStyle.FontWeight, "bold")

        ' Call the Base's AddAttributesToRender method.
    End Sub
End Class

.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.