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HttpListener Constructor

Note: This constructor is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Initializes a new instance of the HttpListener class.

Namespace: System.Net
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public HttpListener ()
public HttpListener ()
public function HttpListener ()

Exception typeCondition

PlatformNotSupportedException

This class cannot be used on the current operating system. Windows Server 2003 or Windows XP SP2 is required to use instances of this class.

Before using the instance returned by this constructor, you must invoke its Start method.

Notes to Callers Note: This member outputs trace information when you enable network tracing in your application. For more information, see Network Tracing.

The following code example demonstrates using the HttpListener constructor to create a new HttpListener object. For the complete example, see the HttpListener class topic.

// Set up a listener.
HttpListener listener = new HttpListener();
foreach (string s in prefixes)
{
    listener.Prefixes.Add(s);
}
listener.Start();

Windows 98, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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