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HttpServerUtilityBase.HtmlDecode Method (String, TextWriter)

When overridden in a derived class, decodes an HTML-encoded string and returns the results in a stream.

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

public virtual void HtmlDecode(
	string s,
	TextWriter output


Type: System.String
The HTML string to decode.
Type: System.IO.TextWriter
The stream to contain the decoded string.



The output parameter is passed by reference to the HtmlDecode method. To retrieve the output from the handler after the method completes, you use the properties and methods of the output object. For an example, see HtmlDecode.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.