WebClient.GetWebResponse Method (WebRequest, IAsyncResult)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

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

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

virtual WebResponse^ GetWebResponse (
	WebRequest^ request, 
	IAsyncResult^ result
protected WebResponse GetWebResponse (
	WebRequest request, 
	IAsyncResult result
protected function GetWebResponse (
	request : WebRequest, 
	result : IAsyncResult
) : WebResponse



A WebRequest that is used to obtain the response.


An IAsyncResult object obtained from a previous call to BeginGetResponse .

Return Value

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.

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;

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