HttpRequest.UserLanguages Property

Gets a sorted string array of client language preferences.

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

Public ReadOnly Property UserLanguages As String()
Dim instance As HttpRequest
Dim value As String()

value = instance.UserLanguages

/** @property */
public String[] get_UserLanguages ()

public function get UserLanguages () : String[]

Property Value

A sorted string array of client language preferences, or a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if empty.

The following code example captures the multiple values returned by the UserLanguages property into a string array and writes each language name to a separate line of HTTP output.

Dim userLang() As String
 Dim count As Integer
 userLang = Request.UserLanguages
 For count = 0 To userLang.GetUpperBound(0)
    Response.Write("User Language: " & Cstr(userLang(count)) & "<br>")
 Next count

int count;
String userLang[] = get_Request().get_UserLanguages();
for (count = 0; count < userLang.length; count++) {
    get_Response().Write(("User Language " + count + ": "
        + userLang.get_Item(count) + "<br>"));

var userLang : String[] = Request.UserLanguages
for(var count=0; count < userLang.Length; count++){
  Response.Write("User Language: " + userLang[count] + "<br>")

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0