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MediaTypeHeaderValue Class

MediaTypeHeaderValue Class

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Represents a media type used in a Content-Type header as defined in the RFC 2616.

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

public class MediaTypeHeaderValue : ICloneable

The MediaTypeHeaderValue type exposes the following members.

Protected methodMediaTypeHeaderValue(MediaTypeHeaderValue)Initializes a new instance of the MediaTypeHeaderValue class.
Public methodMediaTypeHeaderValue(String)Initializes a new instance of the MediaTypeHeaderValue class.

Public propertyCharSetGets or sets the character set.
Public propertyMediaTypeGets or sets the media-type header value.
Public propertyParametersGets or sets the media-type header value parameters.

Public methodEqualsDetermines whether the specified Object is equal to the current MediaTypeHeaderValue object. (Overrides Object.Equals(Object).)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for an MediaTypeHeaderValue object. (Overrides Object.GetHashCode().)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodStatic memberParseConverts a string to an MediaTypeHeaderValue instance.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current MediaTypeHeaderValue object. (Overrides Object.ToString().)
Public methodStatic memberTryParseDetermines whether a string is valid MediaTypeHeaderValue information.

Explicit interface implemetationPrivate methodICloneable.CloneCreates a new object that is a copy of the current MediaTypeHeaderValue instance.

The MediaTypeHeaderValue class provides support for the media type used in a Content-Type header as defined in RFC 2616 by the IETF.

An example of a media-type would be "text/plain; charset=iso-8859-5.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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