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HttpRequest.UserLanguages Property

Gets a sorted string array of client language preferences.

Namespace:  System.Web
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public string[] UserLanguages { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String[]
A sorted string array of client language preferences, or null if empty.

The following code example captures the multiple values returned by the UserLanguages property into a string array and writes each language name to a separate line of HTTP output.

The language names are provided by the browser, and there is no definitive list of all possible codes. Typically these consist of a two-character codes for the language, a hyphen, and a two-character code for the culture, such as "en-us" for U.S. English and "fr-ca" for Canadian French.


int count;
String[] userLang = Request.UserLanguages;    

for (count = 0; count < userLang.Length; count++) 
{
   Response.Write("User Language " + count +": " + userLang[count] + "<br>");
}
   


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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.

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