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HttpRequestMessageExtensions.CreateContent Method (HttpRequestMessage, Type, Object, MediaTypeHeaderValue, IEnumerable<MediaTypeFormatter>, IFormatterSelector)

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Creates a new ObjectContent instance associated with the given HttpRequestMessage.

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

public static ObjectContent CreateContent(
	this HttpRequestMessage request,
	Type type,
	Object value,
	MediaTypeHeaderValue mediaType,
	IEnumerable<MediaTypeFormatter> formatters,
	IFormatterSelector formatterSelector


Type: System.Net.Http.HttpRequestMessage
The HttpRequestMessage.
Type: System.Type
The type of the value.
Type: System.Object
The value for the new ObjectContent
Type: System.Net.Http.Headers.MediaTypeHeaderValue
The MediaTypeHeaderValue to set as the request media type.
Type: System.Collections.Generic.IEnumerable<MediaTypeFormatter>
The collection of MediaTypeFormatter instances to use.
Type: System.Net.Http.Formatting.IFormatterSelector
The IFormatterSelector to select the MediaTypeFormatter

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type HttpRequestMessage. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see Extension Methods (Visual Basic) or Extension Methods (C# Programming Guide).

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