ContentType Property

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When overridden in a derived class, gets or sets the content type of the data being received.

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

public:
virtual property String^ ContentType {
	String^ get ();
	void set (String^ value);
}

Property Value

Type: System..::..String
A string that contains the content type of the response.

The ContentType property contains the MIME content type of the response from the Internet resource, if known.

NoteNote

The WebResponse class is an abstract class. The actual behavior of WebResponse instances at run time is determined by the descendant class returned by WebRequest..::..GetResponse. For more information about default values and exceptions, please see the documentation for the descendant classes, such as HttpWebResponse and FileWebResponse.

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