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VB.Net var in href link

Posted on 2010-09-01
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Trying to stuff a vb var into an href link and no dice.

this works fine as there is a value:
<td class="text_cell">
    <%=urlPass %>
</td>


This does not (cell is blank).
<td class="text_cell">
     <a href="<%=urlPass %>"</a>
 </td>

Is it just the syntax or? Thanks!!
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Question by:Rickzzz
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by:puru1981
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change the (") to (')
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by:Rickzzz
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thanks, but still no good using:

<td class="text_cell">
     <a href='<%=urlPass %>'</a>
</td>
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by:puru1981
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try this

<td class="text_cell">
     <a href='<%=urlPass %>'/>
</td>
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by:Rickzzz
ID: 33578308
still no:
<td class="text_cell">
     <a href='<%=urlPass %>'/>
</td>

The end game is to populate a cell with a link (URL) that's pulled from a sql query, the value in urlPass. Should I go another route?
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