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HttpWebResponse.StatusCode Property

Gets the status of the response.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assemblies:   System (in System.dll)
  System.Net.Requests (in System.Net.Requests.dll)

public virtual HttpStatusCode StatusCode { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Net.HttpStatusCode
One of the HttpStatusCode values.

ExceptionCondition
ObjectDisposedException

The current instance has been disposed.

The StatusCode parameter is a number that indicates the status of the HTTP response. The expected values for status are defined in the HttpStatusCode class.

The following example uses StatusCode to verify that the status of the HttpWebResponse is OK.

    public static void GetPage(String url) 
	{
		try 
 		  {	
				// Creates an HttpWebRequest for the specified URL. 
				HttpWebRequest myHttpWebRequest = (HttpWebRequest)WebRequest.Create(url); 
				// Sends the HttpWebRequest and waits for a response.
				HttpWebResponse myHttpWebResponse = (HttpWebResponse)myHttpWebRequest.GetResponse(); 
				if (myHttpWebResponse.StatusCode == HttpStatusCode.OK)
				   Console.WriteLine("\r\nResponse Status Code is OK and StatusDescription is: {0}",
										myHttpWebResponse.StatusDescription);
				// Releases the resources of the response.
				myHttpWebResponse.Close(); 
			
        	} 
		catch(WebException e) 
		   {
		        Console.WriteLine("\r\nWebException Raised. The following error occured : {0}",e.Status); 
           }
		catch(Exception e)
		{
			Console.WriteLine("\nThe following Exception was raised : {0}",e.Message);
		}
	}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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