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SessionStateSection.CompressionEnabled Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether compression is enabled for session-state data.

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

[ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("compressionEnabled", DefaultValue = false)]
public bool CompressionEnabled { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if compression is enabled; otherwise false. The default is false.

When the CompressionEnabled value is set to true, ASP.NET uses the GZipStream class to compress and expand session-state data.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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