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HttpRequest.UserLanguages Property

Gets a sorted string array of client language preferences.

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

public function get UserLanguages () : String[]

Property Value

Type: System.String[]
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.

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

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
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