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CookieContainer.Add Method (CookieCollection)

.NET Framework 1.1

Adds the contents of a CookieCollection to the CookieContainer.

[Visual Basic]
Overloads Public Sub Add( _
   ByVal cookies As CookieCollection _
public void Add(
 CookieCollection cookies
public: void Add(
 CookieCollection* cookies
public function Add(
   cookies : CookieCollection


The CookieCollection to be added to the CookieContainer.


Exception Type Condition
ArgumentNullException cookies is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic)


If the Count property equals the Capacity property, one or more Cookie instances are removed from the container before adding the contents of the cookies parameter. Enough Cookie instances are removed to make room for cookies as follows: if there are expired instances they are cleaned up. If not, or if more room is needed, then the least recently used CookieCollection is found and removed from the container.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

CookieContainer Class | CookieContainer Members | System.Net Namespace | CookieContainer.Add Overload List | Cookie | CookieCollection | CookieContainer | CookieException