Expect Property

HttpWebRequest.Expect Property


Gets or sets the value of the Expect HTTP header.

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

public string Expect { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The contents of the Expect HTTP header. The default value is null.


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

Exception Condition

Expect is set to a string that contains "100-continue" as a substring.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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