Set target to HyperlinkClicked Event

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  1. Vinicius
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    Dec 2011

    Posted 30 Jan 2012 Link to this post

    Im using RadRichTextBox v1219 and i would like that hyperlinks clicked just be exibited in my application browser, prevents any external action. I can get HyperlinkClicked Event and direct the URL to my browser, but the hyperlink opens an external browser too and i dont want to, there's any way to cancel the event? Thanks!
  2. Stefan
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    Posted 31 Jan 2012 Link to this post

    Hello Vinicius,

    Thank you for writing.

    In order to prevent the hyperlink from opening in a browser, simply set the Handled property from the event arguments of the HyperlinkClicked event to true:
    void radRichTextBox1_HyperlinkClicked(object sender, HyperlinkClickedEventArgs e)
        e.Handled = true;

    More information regarding hyperlinks can be found here:

    I hope that the provided information addresses your question. Should you have any other questions, do not hesitate to contact us.

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