Discard Property

Cookie.Discard Property

Gets or sets the discard flag set by the server.

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

public function get Discard () : boolean 
public function set Discard (value : boolean)

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the client is to discard the Cookie at the end of the current session; otherwise, false. The default is false.

When true, this property instructs the client application not to save the Cookie on the user's hard disk when a session ends.

The following example displays the properties of cookies returned in a response. For the complete example, see the Cookie class topic.

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HttpWebRequest* request = dynamic_cast<HttpWebRequest*>(WebRequest::Create(args[1]));
request->CookieContainer = new CookieContainer();

HttpWebResponse* response = dynamic_cast<HttpWebResponse*> (request->GetResponse());
response->Cookies = request->CookieContainer->GetCookies(request->RequestUri);

// Print the properties of each cookie.
System::Collections::IEnumerator* myEnum = response->Cookies->GetEnumerator();
while (myEnum->MoveNext())
    Cookie* cook = __try_cast<Cookie*>(myEnum->Current);
    Console::WriteLine(S"{0} = {1}", cook->Name, cook->Value);
    Console::WriteLine(S"Domain: {0}", cook->Domain);
    Console::WriteLine(S"Path: {0}", cook->Path);
    Console::WriteLine(S"Port: {0}", cook->Port);
    Console::WriteLine(S"Secure: {0}", __box(cook->Secure));

    Console::WriteLine(S"When issued: {0}", __box(cook->TimeStamp));
    Console::WriteLine(S"Expires: {0} (expired? {1})", __box(cook->Expires), __box(cook->Expired));
    Console::WriteLine(S"Don't save: {0}", __box(cook->Discard));    
    Console::WriteLine(S"Comment: {0}", cook->Comment);
    Console::WriteLine(S"Uri for comments: {0}", cook->CommentUri);
    Console::WriteLine(S"Version: RFC {0}" , cook->Version == 1 ? S"2109" : S"2965");

    // Show the string representation of the cookie.
    Console::WriteLine (S"String: {0}", cook);

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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