HttpResponse.AppendCookie Method (HttpCookie)


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This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Adds an HTTP cookie to the intrinsic cookie collection.

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

public void AppendCookie(
	HttpCookie cookie


Type: System.Web.HttpCookie

The HttpCookie to add to the output stream.

Exception Condition

A cookie is appended after the HTTP headers have been sent.

The following example creates a new cookie named LastVisit, sets the value of the cookie to the current date and time, and appends the cookie to the current cookie collection. All cookies in the cookie collection are sent to the client in the Set-Cookie header with the HTTP output stream.

HttpCookie MyCookie = new HttpCookie("LastVisit");
 MyCookie.Value = DateTime.Now.ToString();

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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