SoapHttpClientProtocol.GetWebRequest Method

Creates a WebRequest for the specified uri.

Namespace: System.Web.Services.Protocols
Assembly: System.Web.Services (in

protected override WebRequest GetWebRequest (
	Uri uri
protected WebRequest GetWebRequest (
	Uri uri
protected override function GetWebRequest (
	uri : Uri
) : WebRequest
Not applicable.



The Uri to use when creating the WebRequest.

Return Value

The WebRequest.

Exception typeCondition


The uri parameter is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

This method can be overridden to customize the WebRequest before the XML Web service request is made. For example, you could add a custom header to the request.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0