What is Query String and What are benefits and limitations of using

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What is Query String and What are benefits and limitations of using Query Strings?

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A query string is information sent to the server appended to the end of a page URL. Following are the benefits of using query string for state management:-
No server resources are required. The query string containing in the HTTP requests for a specific URL.
All browsers support query strings.

Following are limitations of query string :-
Query string data is directly visible to user thus leading to security problems.-
Most browsers and client devices impose a 255-character limit on URL length.
Below is a sample gLoginh query string passed in URL http://www.querystring.com/ login.asp?login=testing. This query string data can then be requested later by using Request.QueryString(login).

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