Message Handlers

When building an HTTP Application using ASP.NET Web API, you might face scenarios where the possibilities for processing and influencing the handling of requests and responses using the Routing module and the ApiController might not be enough. Furthermore there might be operations that you want to apply to more than one controller.

This chapter will give you an overview of how both—requests sent from the client and responses sent to the client—are processed in ASP.NET Web API on the server side. You’ll also learn how to modify requests before they’re routed to the controller and modify responses after they’ve left ...

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