IWebProxy.GetProxy Method

Returns the URI of a proxy.

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

Uri GetProxy (
	Uri destination
Uri GetProxy (
	Uri destination
function GetProxy (
	destination : Uri
) : Uri
Not applicable.



A Uri that specifies the requested Internet resource.

Return Value

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 = new WebProxy_Interface(new Uri("http://proxy.example.com"));

webProxy_Interface.Credentials = new NetworkCredential("microsoft", ".Net");

Console.WriteLine("The web proxy is : {0}", webProxy_Interface.GetProxy(new Uri("http://www.microsoft.com")));

// Determine whether the Web proxy can be bypassed for the site "http://www.microsoft.com".
if(webProxy_Interface.IsBypassed(new Uri("http://www.microsoft.com")))
    Console.WriteLine("Web Proxy is by passed");
    Console.WriteLine("Web Proxy is not by passed");

WebProxyInterface webProxyInterface = new WebProxyInterface(
    new Uri("http://proxy.server.com"));
webProxyInterface.set_Credentials(new NetworkCredential(
    "microsoft", ".Net"));
Console.WriteLine("The web proxy is : {0}", webProxyInterface.
    GetProxy(new Uri("http://www.microsoft.com")));

// Check if the webproxy can ne bypassed for the site 
if (webProxyInterface.IsBypassed(new Uri(
    "http://www.microsoft.com"))) {
    Console.WriteLine("Web Proxy is by passed");
else {
    Console.WriteLine("Web Proxy is not by passed");

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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