HttpResponse.Charset Property

Gets or sets the HTTP character set of the output stream.

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

public string Charset { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_Charset ()

/** @property */
public void set_Charset (String value)

public function get Charset () : String

public function set Charset (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The HTTP character set of the output stream.

Exception typeCondition


The Charset property was set after headers were sent.

The Charset property can be set to a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) to suppress the HTTP Content-Type header.

The following code example checks whether the character set of the output stream is Central European (ISO).

if (Response.Charset == "iso-8859-2")
    // ...

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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