GetHandler Method
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PageHandlerFactory.GetHandler Method (HttpContext, String, String, String)


Returns an instance of the IHttpHandler interface to process the requested resource.

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

public virtual IHttpHandler GetHandler(
	HttpContext context,
	string requestType,
	string virtualPath,
	string path


Type: System.Web.HttpContext

An instance of the HttpContext class that provides references to intrinsic server objects (for example, Request, Response, Session, and Server) used to service HTTP requests.

Type: System.String

The HTTP data transfer method (GET or POST) that the client uses.

Type: System.String

The virtual path to the requested resource.

Type: System.String

The PhysicalApplicationPath property to the requested resource.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.IHttpHandler

A new IHttpHandler that processes the request; otherwise, null.

The GetHandler method is called by the ASP.NET run time and returns either a valid instance of the IHttpHandler interface or null.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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