HttpWebRequest.AutomaticDecompression Property

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

Gets or sets the type of decompression that is used.

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

Public Property AutomaticDecompression As DecompressionMethods
Dim instance As HttpWebRequest
Dim value As DecompressionMethods

value = instance.AutomaticDecompression

instance.AutomaticDecompression = value
/** @property */
public DecompressionMethods get_AutomaticDecompression ()

/** @property */
public void set_AutomaticDecompression (DecompressionMethods value)

public function get AutomaticDecompression () : DecompressionMethods

public function set AutomaticDecompression (value : DecompressionMethods)

Property Value

A T:System.Net.DecompressionMethods object that indicates the type of decompression that is used.

Exception typeCondition


The object's current state does not allow this property to be set.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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