HttpCachePolicyElement Class

Note: This class is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Represents the default HTTP cache policy for network resources. This class cannot be inherited.

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

public sealed class HttpCachePolicyElement : ConfigurationElement
public final class HttpCachePolicyElement extends ConfigurationElement
public final class HttpCachePolicyElement extends ConfigurationElement

This class corresponds to the defaultHttpCachePolicy Element (Network Settings) configuration element.

This class is used to specify the HTTP caching configuration that applies to network resources obtained by using the WebRequest and WebClient classes.

This class provides programmatic access to information that can be stored in configuration files.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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