HttpWebRequest.Expect Property

Gets or sets the value of the Expect HTTP header.

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

public string Expect { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_Expect ()

/** @property */
public void set_Expect (String value)

public function get Expect () : String

public function set Expect (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The contents of the Expect HTTP header. The default value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The value for this property is stored in WebHeaderCollection. If WebHeaderCollection is set, the property value is lost.

Exception typeCondition


Expect is set to a string that contains "100-continue" as a substring.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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