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I have looked at the network documentation for Unity and most examples seem to be related to networking your game for multiplayer. I am just looking to grab a JSON response from an API for dynamically generating a menu.

Are there some good examples for doing just simple network calls to get a response from a web server?

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Please don't cross-post. meta.stackexchange.com/questions/64068 stackoverflow.com/questions/8216127 –  Jimmy Nov 21 '11 at 18:22

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You go through the WWW class.


You can do a GET or POST through that, and get the .text from the result when it finishes downloading. There are several C# JSON decoders that you can use instead of parsing the result yourself.

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That was perfect, every time I searched for network help it only came back with information about the Network class. Thanks. –  Bobbake4 Nov 21 '11 at 19:15

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