UriParser.IsWellFormedOriginalString Method

Indicates whether a URI is well-formed.

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

protected virtual bool IsWellFormedOriginalString(
	Uri uri
)

Parameters

uri
Type: System.Uri

The URI to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if uri is well-formed; otherwise, false.

The IsWellFormedOriginalString method will return false if:

  • The string is not correctly escaped per RFC 2396.

  • The string represents an absolute URI that references an implicit file URI.

  • The string represents an absolute URI that is missing a forward slash before the path component.

  • The string contains unescaped backslashes, even if they will be treated as forward slashes.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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