GlobalProxySelection.Select Property


Gets or sets the global HTTP proxy.

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

static member Select : IWebProxy with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Net.IWebProxy

An IWebProxy that every call to HttpWebRequest.GetResponse uses.

Exception Condition

The value specified for a set operation was null.


The caller does not have permission for the requested operation.

The Select property sets the proxy that all WebRequest instances use if the request supports proxies and no proxy is set explicitly using the Proxy property. Proxies are currently supported by FtpWebRequest and HttpWebRequest.

The following code example sets the Select property to the empty proxy.

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to get or set the global HTTP proxy. Associated enumeration: Unrestricted

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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