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HttpCapabilitiesBase.CanSendMail Property

Gets a value indicating whether the browser supports sending e-mail by using the HTML <mailto> element for displaying electronic addresses.

Namespace:  System.Web.Configuration
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)
public virtual bool CanSendMail { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the browser supports sending e-mail by using the HTML <mailto> element for displaying electronic addresses; otherwise, false. The default is true.

The following code example shows how to determine whether the browser supports sending e-mail by using the HTML <mailto> element for displaying electronic addresses.

<%@ page language="C#"%>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<script runat="server">
    void Page_Load(Object Sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        CheckBrowserCaps();
    }

    void CheckBrowserCaps()
    {
        String labelText = "";
        System.Web.HttpBrowserCapabilities myBrowserCaps = Request.Browser;
        if (((System.Web.Configuration.HttpCapabilitiesBase)myBrowserCaps).CanSendMail)
        {
            labelText = "Browser can send e-mail.";
        }
        else
        {
            labelText = "Browser cannot send e-mail.";
        }
        Label1.Text = labelText;
    }
</script>

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head>
    <title>Browser Capabilities Sample</title>
</head>
<body>
    <form runat="server" id="form1">
        <div>
            Browser Capabilities:
            <p/><asp:Label ID="Label1" Runat="server" />
        </div>
    </form>
</body>
</html>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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.

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