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HttpMethod class

Applies to Windows and Windows Phone

Retrieves standard HTTP methods such as GET and POST and creates new HTTP methods.

Syntax


var httpMethod = new Windows.Web.Http.HttpMethod();

public sealed class HttpMethod : IStringable

Public NotInheritable Class HttpMethod
    Implements IStringable

public ref class HttpMethod sealed : IStringable

Attributes

[ DualApiPartition()]
[ MarshalingBehavior(Agile)]
[ Threading(Both)]
[ Version(0x06030000)]

Members

The HttpMethod class has these types of members:

Constructors

The HttpMethod class has these constructors.

ConstructorDescription
HttpMethod Initializes a new instance of the HttpMethod class with a specific HTTP method.

 

Methods

The HttpMethod class has these methods. With C#, Visual Basic, and C++, it also inherits methods from the Object class.

MethodDescription
ToString Returns a string that represents the current HttpMethod object.

 

Properties

The HttpMethod class has these properties.

PropertyAccess typeDescription

Delete

Read-onlyGets the HTTP DELETE method.

Get

Read-onlyGets the HTTP GET method.

Head

Read-onlyGets the HTTP HEAD method.

Method

Read-onlyGets the HTTP method.

Options

Read-onlyGets the HTTP OPTIONS method.

Patch

Read-onlyGets the HTTP PATCH method,

Post

Read-onlyGets the HTTP POST method.

Put

Read-onlyGets the HTTP PUT method.

 

Remarks

The most common use of HttpMethod is to get a standard HTTP method (verb) from a property on this class. However, if an app needs a different value for the HTTP method, the HttpMethod constructor initializes a new instance of the HttpMethod with an HTTP method that the app developer specifies.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 8.1 [Windows Store apps, desktop apps]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 R2 [Windows Store apps, desktop apps]

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

Object
IStringable