HttpRequestMessage.Content | content property

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Gets or sets the HTTP content to send to the server on the HttpRequestMessage object.

Syntax


var content = httpRequestMessage.content;
httpRequestMessage.content = content;

Property value

Type: IHttpContent

The HTTP content to send to the server on the HttpRequestMessage object.

Remarks

The content of an HTTP request message corresponds to the entity body defined in RFC 2616.

A number of classes and an interface can be used for HTTP content. These include the following.

A number of HttpClient methods don't need to set the Content property on the HttpRequestMessage. These include the following:

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8.1

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 R2

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1 and Windows Runtime apps]

Namespace

Windows.Web.Http
Windows::Web::Http [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

HttpRequestMessage

 

 

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