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HttpWebResponse.ContentType Property

Gets the content type of the response.

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

abstract ContentType : string
override ContentType : string

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string that contains the content type of the response.

ExceptionCondition
ObjectDisposedException

The current instance has been disposed.

The ContentType property contains the value of the Content-Type header returned with the response.

The following example displays the value of this property.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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