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WebRequest.GetSystemWebProxy Method

Returns a proxy configured with the Internet Explorer settings of the currently impersonated user.

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

Public Shared Function GetSystemWebProxy As IWebProxy
Dim returnValue As IWebProxy

returnValue = WebRequest.GetSystemWebProxy
public static IWebProxy GetSystemWebProxy ()
public static function GetSystemWebProxy () : IWebProxy
Not applicable.

Return Value

An IWebProxy used by every call to instances of WebRequest.

If your application is impersonating several users, you can use the GetSystemWebProxy method to retrieve a proxy for each impersonated user.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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