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How to use request.GetResponse() on client not server

Last Modified: 2012-06-21
Hello Experts,


Dim request As HttpWebRequest = HttpWebRequest.Create("")
Then calling

Works fine when the webserver is local, but If I use an external server, it fails with

An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host

I know its because ASP.NET runs serverside, but I really need to get this running client side.

Is there any way I can do this?

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nope - the code is strictly server side - what are you trying to achieve?  a bit more info might help clear things up.  about the error - are you behind a firewall or using a proxy server
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Hi LordWabbit,

Thanks for the information.

I think though that I'm going down the AJAX route but the cross browser is causing an issue.

So I'll create a new question based on this...


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