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WebProxy.BypassList Property

Gets or sets an array of addresses that do not use the proxy server.

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

Public Property BypassList As String()

Property Value

Type: System.String()
An array that contains a list of regular expressions that describe URIs that do not use the proxy server when accessed.

The BypassList property contains an array of regular expressions that describe URIs that a WebRequest instance accesses directly instead of through the proxy server.

The following code example displays the properties of a WebProxy object, including its BypassList property.

' The following method displays the properties of the 
' specified WebProxy instance.

Public Shared Sub DisplayProxyProperties(ByVal proxy As WebProxy)
    Console.WriteLine("Address: {0}", proxy.Address)
    Console.WriteLine("Bypass on local: {0}", proxy.BypassProxyOnLocal)

    Dim count As Integer = proxy.BypassList.Length
    If count = 0 Then
        Console.WriteLine("The bypass list is empty.")
    End If
    Dim bypass() As String = proxy.BypassList
    Console.WriteLine("The bypass list contents:")

    For i = 0 To count - 1
    Next i
End Sub

.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.