CookieContainer.GetCookieHeader Method

Gets the HTTP cookie header that contains cookies pertaining to the specified Uniform Resource Identifier (URI).

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

public string GetCookieHeader(
	Uri uri


Type: System.Uri
The URI to retrieve cookies for.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string representing the cookie header associated with the specified URI.


uri is null.

The HTTP cookie header is created by adding a string representation of each cookie associated with the specified URI; seperating each cookie in the string with a semicolon. The exact format of each cookie string depends on the RFC the cookie conforms to.


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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