This API supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.
Runs a script.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
When the HttpWebRequest object is run, it may need to run the WPAD (Web Proxy Automatic Detection) protocol to detect whether a proxy is required for reaching the destination URL. During this process, the system downloads and compiles the PAC (Proxy Auto-Configuration) script in memory and tries to execute the FindProxyForURL function as per the PAC specification.
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.