HttpWebClientProtocol::UserAgent Property


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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)

property String^ UserAgent {
	String^ get();
	void set(String^ value);

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.
test::MyMath^ objMyMath = gcnew test::MyMath;

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

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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