FileWebRequest.ContentLength Property


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Gets or sets the content length of the data being sent.

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

public override long ContentLength { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

The number of bytes of request data being sent.

Exception Condition

ContentLength is less than 0.

The following code example sets the content length of the data being sent. Refer to the complete example in the FileWebRequest class.

// Set the ContentLength property.
myFileWebRequest.ContentLength = byteArray.Length;

string contentLength = myFileWebRequest.ContentLength.ToString ();

Console.WriteLine ("\nThe content length is {0}.", contentLength);

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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