HttpWebRequest.Accept Property

 

Gets or sets the value of the Accept HTTP header.

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

Public Property Accept As String

Property Value

Type: System.String

The value of the Accept HTTP header. The default value is null.

To clear the Accept HTTP header, set the Accept property to null.

System_CAPS_noteNote

The value for this property is stored in WebHeaderCollection. If WebHeaderCollection is set, the property value is lost.

The following code example sets the Accept property.

' Create a 'HttpWebRequest' object.
Dim myHttpWebRequest As HttpWebRequest = WebRequest.Create(myUri)
' Set the 'Accept' property to accept an image of any type.
myHttpWebRequest.Accept = "image/*"
' The response object of 'HttpWebRequest' is assigned to a 'HttpWebResponse' variable.
Dim myHttpWebResponse As HttpWebResponse = CType(myHttpWebRequest.GetResponse(), HttpWebResponse)

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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