Archives / 2012 / August
  • Binding form data in ASP.NET Web API

    One scenario that is very common in ASP.NET MVC is to bind form data (data posted with the media type application/x-www-form-urlencoded)  to individual parameters or a form collection in a controller action. However, that scenario does not work quite the same in ASP.NET Web API as the body content is treated a forward-only stream that can only be read once.