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Returns a WebRequest object for the specified resource.
Assembly: System.Net (in System.Net.dll)
'Declaration Protected Overridable Function GetWebRequest ( _ address As Uri _ ) As WebRequest
protected virtual WebRequest GetWebRequest( Uri address )
This method can be called only by classes that inherit from WebClient. It is provided to give inheritors access to the underlying WebRequest object. Derived classes should call the base class implementation of GetWebRequest to ensure the method works as expected.
Supported in: 5, 4, 3
Silverlight for Windows Phone
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0
Supported in: 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.