HRef Attribute (ImageData)(VML)

This topic describes VML, a feature that is deprecated as of Windows Internet Explorer 9. Webpages and applications that rely on VML should be migrated to SVG or other widely supported standards.

Note  As of December 2011, this topic has been archived. As a result, it is no longer actively maintained. For more information, see Archived Content. For information, recommendations, and guidance regarding the current version of Windows Internet Explorer, see Internet Explorer Developer Center.

Defines a URL for an image. Read/write. String.

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<v: element o:href=" expression ">

Script Syntax

element .href="expression"



When the shape is clicked, the browser will load the URL. The HRef attribute is similar to the standard HTML HRef attribute of anchors.

Using this attribute makes it easy to create buttonswith images on a Web page.

This attribute is used by Microsoft Office only if a picture has been linked and embedded.Microsoft Word has a user interface for inserting pictures this way.

Microsoft Offfice Extensions Attribute


When the image is clicked, the browser will load the Microsoft Corporation home page.

   <v:shape id="rect01"
   coordorigin="0 0" coordsize="200 200"
   path="m 1,1 l 1,200, 200,200, 200,1 x e">
   <v:imagedata o:href="" src="kids.jpg"/>



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