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Item Property (String)
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CookieCollection.Item Property (String)

Gets the Cookie with a specific name from a CookieCollection.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assemblies:   System.Net.Primitives (in System.Net.Primitives.dll)
  System (in System.dll)

public Cookie this[
	string name
] { get; }

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name of the Cookie to be found.

Property Value

Type: System.Net.Cookie
The Cookie with a specific name from a CookieCollection.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

name is null.

You can use this to iterate over the contents of a CookieCollection.

// Get the cookies in the 'CookieCollection' object using the 'Item' property. 
// The 'Item' property in C# is implemented through Indexers.  
// The class that implements indexers is usually a collection of other objects.  
// This class provides access to those objects with the '<class-instance>[i]' syntax.  
try {
    if(cookies.Count == 0) {
        Console.WriteLine("No cookies to display");
        return;
    }
    Console.WriteLine("{0}", cookies["UserName"].ToString());
    Console.WriteLine("{0}", cookies["DateOfBirth"].ToString());
    Console.WriteLine("{0}", cookies["PlaceOfBirth"].ToString());
    Console.WriteLine("");
}
catch(Exception e) {
    Console.WriteLine("Exception raised.\nError : " + e.Message);
}

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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