Code snippet to write the httpresponse and httprequest object to a text file

I need to troubleshoot a issue with session getting abandoned.  In the following c# code, I need to write a the detailed httprequest and httpresponse in a text file to analyze further. One of the reason why I want to do this is to identify from which procedure the request was made which is causing the session to abandon. Sample code is given below. Any help will be highly appreciated.

  void Application_PostRequestHandlerExecute(object sender, EventArgs e)
            HttpApplication app = (HttpApplication)sender;
            HttpRequest req = app.Request;
            HttpResponse resp = app.Response;

            ///Code to capture the httprequest and httpresponse.

             if (!ValidateRequest(req, resp))
                resp.Redirect(loginVPath, true);
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Miguel OzSoftware EngineerCommented:
The object cannot be written to file because these classes are not serializable. In fact M$ make them obsolete as shown below:
- httpwebrequest
- httpwebresponse

O1. Use Fiddler to examine the request.
O2. Add Trace.WriteLine to ValidateRequest method on every condition that return false and log any relevant condition values.
O3. Create your own custom serialization, but this is a big task in itself and not all properties of these objects are serializable, thus you are going to need to identify which properties do require manual coding.
My recommendation will be to use Options 1 and 2 first.

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