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VirtualPathProvider.GetCacheKey Method

Returns a cache key to use for the specified virtual path.

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

Public Overridable Function GetCacheKey ( _
	virtualPath As String _
) As String
Dim instance As VirtualPathProvider 
Dim virtualPath As String 
Dim returnValue As String 

returnValue = instance.GetCacheKey(virtualPath)


Type: System.String

The path to the virtual resource.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A cache key for the specified virtual resource.

Use the GetCacheKey method to provide a custom cache key for virtual resources. If you do not override the GetCacheKey method, the virtual path is used for the cache key.

Notes to Inheritors:

Only override the default GetCacheKey method if creating a cache key based on the virtual path will not work for your application.

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