How to: Request a Web Page and Retrieve the Results as a Stream

This example shows how to request a Web page and retrieve the results in a stream.

Example

WebClient myClient = new WebClient();  
Stream response = myClient.OpenRead("http://www.contoso.com/index.htm");  
// The stream data is used here.  
response.Close();  
Dim myClient As WebClient = New WebClient()  
Dim response As Stream = myClient.OpenRead("http://www.contoso.com/index.htm")  
' The stream data is used here.  
response.Close()  

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See Also

Requesting Data