unable to retrieve cookies on google checkout notification url.

hi experts,

   Here i explain my scenario , i created a cookie on button click of google checkout button which has happened on my domain . I successfully created the cookie and i also able to view that cookie value on the every browser .

 i have two question  .. which explains in the code ?
 'wat strange is the process happening on notifcation url  i.e while clicking pay button
1.i could not able to read the cookie value which i generated on google check button click while process to sandbox confirmation page. ?
'2.if i create a cookie on the checkout page itself dat time i can able to read the cookie?

i got to use the use cookie value in order to update my table for backend process . is der anyother way of maintaining the cookie value dat google check out maintains ?


Protected Sub GCheckoutButton2_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.Web.UI.ImageClickEventArgs) Handles googleBTN.Click
dim httpcookie As New HttpCookie("google_click_cookie_creation") ' Cookie created and stores on the browser
httpcookie.Value = "random2342test"
Dim post = Req.GetPostUrl()
Req.AddItem(catid.InnerHtml, Categoryname.InnerHtml, baseprice, 1)
Dim Resp As GCheckoutResponse = Req.Send()
Response.Redirect(Resp.RedirectUrl, True)
end sub

'on notification checkout page
 Public Sub chkout()
        ' Extract the XML from the request.
        Dim RequestStream As Stream = Request.InputStream
        Dim RequestStreamReader As New StreamReader(RequestStream)
        Dim RequestXml As String = RequestStreamReader.ReadToEnd()
        Dim chk As String = ""
        Dim Content = ""
 'wat strange is the process happening on notifcation url i could not able to read dat cookie value . ?
        If Not Request.Cookies("google_click_cookie_creation") Is Nothing Then
            Content = Request.Cookies("google_click_cookie_creation").Value & Content & "if"
            Content = "else if"
        End If

'If i create a cookie on that page dat time i can able to read the cookie?
        Dim httpcookie As New HttpCookie("test")
        httpcookie.Value = "Cookie written on pay process which i received??"
        Content = Content & Request.Cookies("test").Value

'I use email to receive wat happening in d mail which works well ..
    end sub

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Rajar AhmedConsultantAsked:
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Dave BaldwinConnect With a Mentor Fixer of ProblemsCommented:
Cookie info is Only exchanged when the page request is made from the browser so the server cannot read a cookie that it has just set.  You could use javascript to read the cookie in the browser.  Note that cookies can only be read on the domain that set them.
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