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WebProxy Constructor (Uri)

Initializes a new instance of the WebProxy class from the specified Uri instance.

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

public WebProxy(
	Uri Address


Type: System.Uri
A Uri instance that contains the address of the proxy server.

The WebProxy instance is initialized with the Address property set to the Address parameter.

The following code example demonstrates calling this constructor.

public static WebProxy CreateProxyWithExampleAddress()
    return new WebProxy(new Uri("http://contoso"));

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.