Current Property

HttpContext.Current Property

Updated: May 2011

Gets or sets the HttpContext object for the current HTTP request.

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

public static HttpContext Current { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.HttpContext
The HttpContext for the current HTTP request.

You can also use the Page.Context property to access the HttpContext object for the current HTTP request.

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, 1.1, 1.0




May 2011

Added a note about Page.Context as an alternative way to get this object.

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