Manages the list of documents and Web sites the user has visited within the current session.
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Back||Navigates backward in the navigation stack by the specified number of entries.|
|Dispose||Releases all resources used by the .|
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Finalize||Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Forward||Navigates forward in the navigation stack by the specified number of entries.|
|GetHashCode||Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Go(Int32)||Navigates to the specified relative position in the browser's history.|
|Go(String)||Navigates to the specified Uniform Resource Locator (URL).|
|Go(Uri)||Navigates to the specified Uniform Resource Locator (URL).|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
The managed HTML Document Object Model (DOM) keeps track of the sites that a user has visited within a given session. A session is defined as the length of time from when an application hosting the managed HTML DOM starts until the application closes.
When you use the Url property or Navigate method of the WebBrowser control to navigate to a new Web page, Internet Explorer may either retrieve the latest version of that page from the server or display the version that is currently in the Internet Explorer cache. By contrast, when you use to navigate forward and backward in this stack, Internet Explorer will display the pages from the local computer's cache of downloaded Web content, unless the server indicates that the document's content should expire immediately. For more information on the history list and caching in Internet Explorer, see article 234067, "How To Prevent Caching in Internet Explorer," in the Microsoft Knowledge Base at http://support.microsoft.com.
The principal method of is Go, which navigates either to the specified position in the navigation stack or to a new Uniform Resource Locator (URL). The Forward and Back methods navigate down and up the navigation stack, respectively, by the required number of entries.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.