Represents an HTTP request message including headers.


using (var request = new HttpHelperRequest(new Uri(twitterUrl), HttpMethod.Post))
    using (var response = await HttpHelper.Instance.SendRequestAsync(request))
        return await response.GetTextResultAsync();


The HttpHelper class has these type of members:

  • Methods
  • Properties


The HttpHelper class has these methods. It also inherits from Object class.

Method Description
SendRequestAsync() Takes an instance of HttpHelperRequest as a parameter and passes it to server. It turns server response as HttpHelperResponse.
ToString() Returns a string that represents the current HttpHelper object.


The HttpHelper class has these properties.

Property Access type Description
Instance Static Read-only Gets the instance of HTTPHelper exposed as singleton.


The HttpHelper class exposes an instance of the class as a static property. It additionally has one method - SendRequestAsync. This method requires an instance of HttpHelperRequest as an input parameter and returns an instance of HttpHelperResponse

Requirements (Windows 10 Device Family)

Device family Universal, 10.0.10586.0 or higher
Namespace Microsoft.Toolkit.Uwp