HttpContext.GetLocalResourceObject Method (String, String)

Gets a page-level resource object based on the specified VirtualPath and ResourceKey properties.

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

public static Object GetLocalResourceObject (
	string virtualPath,
	string resourceKey
public static Object GetLocalResourceObject (
	String virtualPath, 
	String resourceKey
public static function GetLocalResourceObject (
	virtualPath : String, 
	resourceKey : String
) : Object
Not applicable.



The VirtualPath property for the local resource object.


A string that represents a ResourceKey property of the requested resource object

Return Value

An Object that represents the requested page-level resource object; otherwise, a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if a matching resource object is found but not a resourceKey parameter.

Exception typeCondition


A resource object was not found for the specified virtualPath parameter.


The specified virtualPath parameter is not in the current application's root directory.


The resource class for the page was not found.

The GetLocalResourceObject method returns a local resource by using the culture that is specified in the CurrentUICulture property.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, 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

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