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HttpContext.CurrentHandler Property

Gets the IHttpHandler object that represents the currently executing handler.

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

public IHttpHandler CurrentHandler { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Web.IHttpHandler
An IHttpHandler that represents the currently executing handler.

The currently executing handler that is referenced by the CurrentHandler property might be different than the handler that is referenced by the Handler property. This can occur when another handler was requested by using the Execute method or the Transfer method. When the currently executing handler finishes processing, the previously determined handler is restored.

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