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UriParser.IsWellFormedOriginalString Method

Indicates whether a URI is well-formed.

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

protected virtual bool IsWellFormedOriginalString(
	Uri uri
)

Parameters

uri
Type: System.Uri

The URI to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if uri is well-formed; otherwise, false.

The IsWellFormedOriginalString method will return false if:

  • The string is not correctly escaped per RFC 2396.

  • The string represents an absolute URI that references an implicit file URI.

  • The string represents an absolute URI that is missing a forward slash before the path component.

  • The string contains unescaped backslashes, even if they will be treated as forward slashes.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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