Buda Gavril Buda Gavril - 2 months ago 24
C# Question

web api: get the request origin

I am testing a web api and I am setting the From header in the request with Postman, like this:
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But in my controller, when I evaluate

, I'm getting a false result:

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But when I am evaluating only the Request.Headers and I'm scrolling to the
, I see that U have a header with the key From.

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So what's the point of the member
from the


It looks like the From header is standardized to an email address. Likely the .NET code is excluding it since it is not an email address.

Consider using a different header.