WebRequest.DefaultWebProxy Property

Gets or sets the global HTTP proxy.

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

public static IWebProxy DefaultWebProxy { get; set; }
/** @property */
public static IWebProxy get_DefaultWebProxy ()

/** @property */
public static void set_DefaultWebProxy (IWebProxy value)

public static function get DefaultWebProxy () : IWebProxy

public static function set DefaultWebProxy (value : IWebProxy)

Not applicable.

Property Value

An IWebProxy used by every call to instances of WebRequest.

The DefaultWebProxy property gets or sets the global proxy. The DefaultWebProxy property determines the default proxy that all WebRequest instances use if the request supports proxies and no proxy is set explicitly using the Proxy property. Proxies are currently supported by FtpWebRequest and HttpWebRequest.

If the DefaultWebProxy property is set to null, all subsequent instances of the WebRequest class created by the Create or CreateDefault methods do not have a proxy.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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