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ContentType Property

HttpRequest.ContentType Property

Gets or sets the MIME content type of the incoming request.

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

public string ContentType { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string representing the MIME content type of the incoming request, for example, "text/html". Additional common MIME types include "audio.wav", "image/gif", and "application/pdf".

The following code example assigns the value representing the content type of the incoming request to a string variable.

String str;
 str = Request.ContentType;
   

The following example shows output that might be produced by this code.

GET

127.0.0.1

127.0.0.1

GET

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
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