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HttpContext.RemapHandler Method

Enables you to specify a handler for the request.

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

public void RemapHandler(
	IHttpHandler handler


Type: System.Web.IHttpHandler

The object that should process the request.


The RemapHandler method was called after the MapRequestHandler event occurred.

If you set handler to null, the default handler is used to process the request. You can set handler to either an asynchronous or synchronous handler. The handler must implement the IHttpHandler interface.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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 SP1, 3.0 SP2, 2.0 SP2