HttpClient Constructor (HttpMessageHandler, Boolean)

Initializes a new instance of the HttpClient class with a specific handler and a value that indicates whether this instance is responsible for disposing the handler.

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

'Declaration
Public Sub New ( _
	handler As HttpMessageHandler, _
	disposeHandler As Boolean _
)
'Usage
Dim handler As HttpMessageHandler 
Dim disposeHandler As Boolean 

Dim instance As New HttpClient(handler, _
	disposeHandler)

Parameters

handler
Type: System.Net.Http.HttpMessageHandler
The HTTP handler stack to use for sending requests.
disposeHandler
Type: System.Boolean
true if the inner handler should be disposed of by the Dispose method, false if you intend to reuse the inner handler.

For a complete example of using the HttpClient class, see Calling a Web API From a .NET Client

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