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CookieContainer.Capacity Property

Gets and sets the number of Cookie instances that a CookieContainer can hold.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
public int Capacity { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The number of Cookie instances that a CookieContainer can hold. This is a hard limit and cannot be exceeded by adding a Cookie.
ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

Capacity is less than or equal to zero or (value is less than PerDomainCapacity and PerDomainCapacity is not equal to MaxValue).

If Count equals or exceeds Capacity, one or more Cookie instances are removed from the container. Enough instances are removed to bring Count below Capacity as follows: if there are expired Cookie instances in scope, they are cleaned up. If not, then the least recently used CookieCollection is found and removed from the container.

Capacity must be greater than or equal to PerDomainCapacity.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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