HttpWebResponse::Headers Property

 

Gets the headers that are associated with this response from the server.

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

public:
property WebHeaderCollection^ Headers {
	virtual WebHeaderCollection^ get() override;
}

Property Value

Type: System.Net::WebHeaderCollection^

A WebHeaderCollection that contains the header information returned with the response.

Exception Condition
ObjectDisposedException

The current instance has been disposed.

The Headers property is a collection of name/value pairs that contain the HTTP header values returned with the response. Common header information returned from the Internet resource is exposed as properties of the HttpWebResponse class. The following table lists common headers that the API exposes as properties.

Header

Property

Content-Encoding

ContentEncoding

Content-Length

ContentLength

Content-Type

ContentType

Last-Modified

LastModified

Server

Server

The following example writes the contents of all of the response headers to the console.

// Creates an HttpWebRequest for the specified URL.
HttpWebRequest^ myHttpWebRequest = dynamic_cast<HttpWebRequest^>(WebRequest::Create( url ));

// Sends the HttpWebRequest and waits for response.
HttpWebResponse^ myHttpWebResponse = dynamic_cast<HttpWebResponse^>(myHttpWebRequest->GetResponse());

// Displays all the headers present in the response received from the URI.
Console::WriteLine( "\r\nThe following headers were received in the response:" );

// Displays each header and its key associated with the response.
for ( int i = 0; i < myHttpWebResponse->Headers->Count; ++i )
   Console::WriteLine( "\nHeader Name: {0}, Value : {1}",
      myHttpWebResponse->Headers->Keys[ i ],
      myHttpWebResponse->Headers[ (System::Net::HttpRequestHeader)i ] );

// Releases the resources of the response.
myHttpWebResponse->Close();

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