WebRequest.GetSystemWebProxy Method

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

Returns a proxy configured with the Internet Explorer settings of the currently impersonated user.

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

static IWebProxy^ GetSystemWebProxy ()
public static IWebProxy GetSystemWebProxy ()
public static function GetSystemWebProxy () : IWebProxy

Return Value

An IWebProxy used by every call to instances of WebRequest.

If your application is impersonating several users, you can use the GetSystemWebProxy method to retrieve a proxy for each impersonated user.

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

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