FormMethod Enumeration

Specifies the type of submission for a form as a GET or POST request. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace: System.Web.UI.MobileControls
Assembly: System.Web.Mobile (in

public enum FormMethod
public enum FormMethod
public enum FormMethod

 Member nameDescription
GetUses a GET request to submit a form. 
PostUses a POST request to submit a form. 

The FormMethod enumeration represents how you will submit a form. A GET request, when the Method property of the form is set to Get, is limited in the amount of data it can post. Some types of postbacks might fail when using a GET request. The advantage of using a GET request is that all the parameters are specified as part of the URL, and you can cache or save the URL.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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, 1.1

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