gzip' is not a supported encoding name htmlagilitypack
Posted Date Unknown stephin Francis Antony 1 Comment


I am using following code for loading the content of a particular web url

 public string LoadWebContents(String url)

        HtmlWeb htmlWeb = new HtmlWeb();

       HtmlDocument doc = htmlWeb.Load(url);


but some url creates following error 

"gzip' is not a supported encoding name htmlagilitypack"

what is the reason and how can i resolve it?

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Posted on: 08/10/2013
There might be problems with the web page which might support an encoding which might not be defined by the .NET Framework. See the link below regarding the similar problems and how its fix..


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