How to: Typecast a WebRequest to Access Protocol Specific Properties

This example shows how to typecast a WebRequest so that you can access protocol specific properties.

Example

HttpWebRequest httpreq =   
   (HttpWebRequest) WebRequest.Create("http://www.contoso.com/");  
Dim httpreq As HttpWebRequest = _  
   CType(WebRequest.Create("http://www.contoso.com/"), HttpWebRequest)  

See Also

Programming Pluggable Protocols