The HttpApplication Class

The HttpApplication class is used to access application wide information within an ASP.NET web application or site. Table B.3 shows the HttpApplication class properties.

Table B.3. Application Class Properties
Property Description
Application Returns a reference to an HttpApplicationState bag instance. This is the object that is used in the global.asax and any ASP.NET Web Form; it is this collection that holds the Application scoped variables/objects/components.
Context Provides access to an HttpContext object for the current instance of HttpApplication, which provides access to HTTP pipeline-module exposed objects (Request/Response, for example).
Modules Provides access to a collection of all HttpModules configured ...

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