CookieContainer.CookieContainer(Int32) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the CookieContainer class with a specified value for the number of Cookie instances that the container can hold.

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

CookieContainer (
	int capacity
public CookieContainer (
	int capacity
public function CookieContainer (
	capacity : int
Not applicable.



The number of Cookie instances that the CookieContainer can hold.

Exception typeCondition


capacity is less than or equal to zero.

PerDomainCapacity is initialized to 20, and MaxCookieSize is initialized to 4096.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0