Represents the types of file protocol methods that can be used with a FILE request. This class cannot be inherited.
WebRequestMethods type exposes the following members. .File
Name Description DownloadFile Represents the FILE GET protocol method that is used to retrieve a file from a specified location. UploadFile Represents the FILE PUT protocol method that is used to copy a file to a specified location. Top
The members of this class can be used to set the
property that determines the protocol method that is to be used to perform a requested action, such as copying and retrieving a file. Method .NET Framework
Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
.NET Framework Client Profile
Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see
.NET Framework System Requirements.
in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.