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IWebProxy::GetProxy Method

Returns the URI of a proxy.

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

Uri^ GetProxy(
	Uri^ destination


Type: System::Uri
A Uri that specifies the requested Internet resource.

Return Value

Type: System::Uri
A Uri instance that contains the URI of the proxy used to contact destination.

The GetProxy method returns the URI of the proxy server that handles requests to the Internet resource that is specified in the destination parameter.

The following example uses the GetProxy method to return the URI that the WebRequest uses to access the Internet resource.

WebProxy_Interface^ webProxy_Interface = gcnew WebProxy_Interface( gcnew Uri( "" ) );

webProxy_Interface->Credentials = gcnew NetworkCredential( "microsoft",".Net" );

Console::WriteLine( "The web proxy is : {0}", webProxy_Interface->GetProxy( gcnew Uri( "" ) ) );

// Check if the webproxy can ne bypassed for the site S"".
if ( webProxy_Interface->IsBypassed( gcnew Uri( "" ) ) )
   Console::WriteLine( "Web Proxy is by passed" );
   Console::WriteLine( "Web Proxy is not by passed" );

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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