HttpWebClientProtocol.UserAgent Property

Gets or sets the value for the user agent header that is sent with each request.

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

public string UserAgent { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The value of the HTTP protocol user agent header. The default is "MS Web Services Client Protocol number ", where number is the version of the common language runtime (for example, 1.0.3705.0).

The user agent string allows a Web server to identify the client.

			// MyMath is a proxy class.
			MyMath objMyMath = new MyMath();

			// Get the default user agent.
			Console.WriteLine("Default user agent is: " + objMyMath.UserAgent);
			objMyMath.UserAgent = "My Agent";
			Console.WriteLine("Modified user agent is: " + objMyMath.UserAgent);
// MyMath is a proxy class.
test::MyMath* objMyMath = new test::MyMath();

// Get the default user agent.
Console::WriteLine(S"Default user agent is: {0}", objMyMath->UserAgent);
objMyMath->UserAgent = S"My Agent";
Console::WriteLine(S"Modified user agent is: {0}", objMyMath->UserAgent);

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0