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HttpCookie.Name Property

Gets or sets the name of a cookie.

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

public string Name { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The default value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) unless the constructor specifies otherwise.

The following code example receives a cookie collection from the client in the Cookie header and loops through the collection looking for a cookie with the specific name.

int loop1;
 HttpCookie MyCookie;
 HttpCookieCollection MyCookieCollection;

 MyCookieCollection = Request.Cookies;

 for (loop1 = 0; loop1 < MyCookieCollection.Count; loop1++)
    MyCookie = MyCookieCollection[loop1];
    if (MyCookie.Name == "UserName")

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