Difference between HTTP Post and HTTP Get

Posted by Karthikanbarasan under Regular Expressions on 1/27/2011 | Points: 10 | Views : 11485 | Status : [Member] [Moderator] [Microsoft_MVP] [MVP] | Replies : 1
Can any one explain me Difference between HTTP Post and HTTP Get



Posted by: Dn2010 on: 1/27/2011 [Member] Starter | Points: 25

hi karthick,
difference between HTTP-Post and HTTP-Get?

As their names imply, both HTTP GET and HTTP POST use HTTP as their underlying protocol. Both of these methods encode request parameters as name/value pairs in the HTTP request.

The GET method creates a query string and appends it to the script's URL on the server that handles the request.

The POST method creates a name/value pairs that are passed in the body of the HTTP request message.

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