Registers a WebRequest descendant for the specified URI.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
static member RegisterPrefix : prefix:string * creator:IWebRequestCreate -> bool
Return ValueType: System.Boolean
true if registration is successful; otherwise, false.
prefix is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic)
creator is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
The method registers WebRequest descendants to service requests. WebRequest descendants are typically registered to handle a specific protocol, such HTTP or FTP, but can be registered to handle a request to a specific server or path on a server.
The pre-registered reserve types already registered include the following:
Duplicate prefixes are not allowed. returns false if an attempt is made to register a duplicate prefix.