SessionIDManager.GetSessionID Method (HttpContext)


Gets the session-identifier value from the current Web request.

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

public string GetSessionID(
	HttpContext context


Type: System.Web.HttpContext

The current HttpContext object that references server objects used to process HTTP requests (for example, the Request and Response properties).

Return Value

Type: System.String

The current SessionID.

Exception Condition

The length of the session-identifier value retrieved from the HTTP request exceeds the SessionIDMaxLength value.

This method is not intended to be called from application code.

The SessionStateModule calls the GetSessionID method during the AcquireRequestState event to retrieve the SessionID from the current HttpRequest.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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