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HttpResponse.StatusDescription Property

Gets or sets the HTTP status string of the output returned to the client.

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

'Declaration
Public Property StatusDescription As String

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string that describes the status of the HTTP output returned to the client. The default value is "OK". For a listing of valid status codes, see Http Status Codes.

ExceptionCondition
HttpException

StatusDescription is set after the HTTP headers have been sent.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The selected value has a length greater than 512.

The following example checks the status string of the output stream. If the status is not equal to "OK", additional code is executed.

If Response.StatusDescription <> "OK" Then
    '...
End If

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
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