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DefaultHttpHandler.ProcessRequest Method

Enables a DefaultHttpHandler object to process of HTTP Web requests.

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

public virtual void ProcessRequest(
	HttpContext context


Type: System.Web.HttpContext
An object that provides references to intrinsic server objects used to service HTTP requests.




The ProcessRequest is called synchronously.

The ProcessRequest method should not be called synchronously. Classes that are derived from the DefaultHttpHandler class can override the ProcessRequest to provide customized request processing.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.