Uri.AbsoluteUri Property

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Gets the absolute URI.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)


Public ReadOnly Property AbsoluteUri As String
public string AbsoluteUri { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String containing the entire URI.


Exception Condition

This property is valid only for an absolute Uri instance.


The AbsoluteUri property includes the entire URI stored in the Uri instance, including all fragments and query strings.


The following example writes the complete contents of the Uri instance to the console. In the example shown, http://www.contoso.com/catalog/shownew.htm?date=today is written to the console.

  Dim baseUri As New Uri("http://www.contoso.com")
  Dim myUri As New Uri(baseUri, "catalog/shownew.htm?date=today")

  outputBlock.Text &= "Uri.AbsoluteUri: "
  outputBlock.Text &= myUri.AbsoluteUri
  outputBlock.Text &= vbCrLf

      Uri baseUri= new Uri("http://www.contoso.com");
      Uri myUri = new Uri(baseUri,"catalog/shownew.htm?date=today");

      outputBlock.Text += "Uri.AbsoluteUri: ";
      outputBlock.Text += myUri.AbsoluteUri;
      outputBlock.Text += "\n";

Version Information


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0


For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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