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CookieContainer.Add Method (Cookie)

Adds a Cookie to a CookieContainer. This method uses the domain from the Cookie to determine which domain collection to associate the Cookie with.

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

member Add : 
        cookie:Cookie -> unit

Parameters

cookie
Type: System.Net.Cookie

The Cookie to be added to the CookieContainer.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

cookie is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

ArgumentException

The domain for cookie is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or the empty string ("").

CookieException

cookie is larger than maxCookieSize.

-or-

the domain for cookie is not a valid URI.

If the Count property equals or exceeds the Capacity property, one or more Cookie instances are removed from the container before adding the cookie parameter. Enough Cookie instances are removed to bring Count below Capacity as follows: if there are expired instances in the given scope, they are cleaned up. If not, then the least recently used CookieCollection is found and removed from the container.

.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
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