GetWebResponse Method (WebRequest, IAsyncResult)
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WebClient.GetWebResponse Method (WebRequest, IAsyncResult)


Returns the WebResponse for the specified WebRequest using the specified IAsyncResult.

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

protected virtual WebResponse GetWebResponse(
	WebRequest request,
	IAsyncResult result


Type: System.Net.WebRequest

A WebRequest that is used to obtain the response.

Type: System.IAsyncResult

An IAsyncResult object obtained from a previous call to BeginGetResponse .

Return Value

Type: System.Net.WebResponse

A WebResponse containing the response for the specified WebRequest.

The object returned by this method is obtained by calling the EndGetResponse method on the specified WebRequest object.

This method can be called only by classes that inherit from WebClient. It is provided to give inheritors access to the underlying WebResponse object.

Legacy Code Example

The following code example shows an implementation of this method that can be customized by a class derived from WebClient.

protected override WebResponse GetWebResponse (WebRequest request, IAsyncResult result)
    WebResponse response = base.GetWebResponse (request, result);
    // Perform any custom actions with the response ...
    return response;

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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