HttpListenerResponse.Redirect Method

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

Configures the response to redirect the client to the specified URL.

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

Public Sub Redirect ( _
	url As String _
Dim instance As HttpListenerResponse
Dim url As String

public void Redirect (
	String url
public function Redirect (
	url : String



The URL that the client should use to locate the requested resource.

The Redirect method is used to redirect a client to the new location for a resource. This method sets the response's Location header to url, the StatusCode property to Redirect, and the StatusDescription property to "Found".

The following code example demonstrates calling this method.

public static void PermanentRedirect(HttpListenerRequest request, HttpListenerResponse response)
    if (request.Url.OriginalString == @"")
        // Sets the location header, status code and status description.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center 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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