Steven Kiberton Steven Kiberton - 6 months ago 28
JSON Question

C# and jSON is not working

Need a little help here

So I have a json url and need to get each item into a for each loop

Here is the json

"_links": { },
"count": 9,
"list": {
"staff": [
"clients": [

I have also got the following code in c# but keep getting errors

string source;
WebRequest req = HttpWebRequest.Create(sURL);
req.Method = "GET";
req.Timeout = 5000;
using (StreamReader reader = new StreamReader(req.GetResponse().GetResponseStream()))
source = reader.ReadToEnd();
JToken jObject = JObject.Parse(source);
string clients = (string)jObject["list"]["clients"];

//for each loop here

catch (Exception ex)
//error message here

What is it that I am doing wrong? I have tried to convert string to array and still get nothing.
I want to be able to get each clients names


Answer Source

So here is some code to show iterating over a JArray that contains strings. This code has been tested with your json and outputs each client string.

var jObject = JObject.Parse(source);

foreach (var client in jObject["list"]["clients"])
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