CookieHandler.Delete Method (String, String, String, HttpContext)

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Deletes a cookie.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Web
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim instance As CookieHandler
Dim name As String
Dim path As String
Dim domain As String
Dim context As HttpContext

instance.Delete(name, path, domain, context)


Public Sub Delete ( _
    name As String, _
    path As String, _
    domain As String, _
    context As HttpContext _
public void Delete (
    string name,
    string path,
    string domain,
    HttpContext context
void Delete (
    String^ name, 
    String^ path, 
    String^ domain, 
    HttpContext^ context
public void Delete (
    String name, 
    String path, 
    String domain, 
    HttpContext context
public function Delete (
    name : String, 
    path : String, 
    domain : String, 
    context : HttpContext


  • name
    Name for the cookie
  • path
    Path for the cookie
  • domain
    Domain for the cookie


Exception type Condition

When name is null or empty

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


CookieHandler Class
CookieHandler Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel.Web Namespace

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