HttpCookieCollection.Get Method (String)

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Returns the cookie with the specified name from the cookie collection.

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

public HttpCookie Get(
	string name


Type: System.String

The name of the cookie to retrieve from the collection.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.HttpCookie

The HttpCookie specified by name.

If the named cookie does not exist, this method creates a new cookie with that name.

The following example captures the cookie collection sent by the client into a new cookie collection, retrieves the cookie named "LastVisit" from the new collection, and updates the cookie's value to the current date and time.

HttpCookieCollection MyCookieCollection = Request.Cookies;
 HttpCookie MyCookie = MyCookieCollection.Get("LastVisit");
 MyCookie.Value = DateTime.Now.ToString();

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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