How to: Enable a WebRequest to Use a Proxy to Communicate With the Internet
This example creates a global proxy instance that will enable any WebRequest to use a proxy to communicate with the Internet. The example assumes that the proxy server is named
webproxy and that it communicates on port 80, the standard HTTP port.
WebProxy proxyObject = new WebProxy("http://webproxy:80/"); GlobalProxySelection.Select = proxyObject;
Dim proxyObject As WebProxy = New WebProxy("http://webproxy:80/") GlobalProxySelection.Select = proxyObject
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This example requires:
- References to the System.Net namespace.