Provides the base interface for creating WebRequest instances.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
Classes that implement the interface can be registered with the WebRequest class and associated with a specific URI scheme so that the WebRequest calls the class's Create method when a URI that matches that scheme is requested.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.