Session blanked after Response.Redirect in Internet Explorer

 

In some instances in my dev environment, the session isn’t kept between pages.
Probably something in IE doesn’t like the server name, or the self-signed certificate security settings, or who knows what in a mixed up dev enviro. Ugh.

 

 

 

Tools >> Internet Options >> Privacy >> Advanced
check “Override automatic cookie handling”
check “Always allow session cookies”

 

ie aspnet session workaround

 

suggested by http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ieinternals/archive/2009/08/20/wininet-ie-cookie-internals-faq.aspx

 

so.... how to auto-check for this?

basically, write a cookie, then attempt to read-it.

 

How to check cookies enabled in a web browser? - untested