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IPAddress.Broadcast Field

Provides the IP broadcast address. This field is read-only.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public static readonly IPAddress Broadcast

The Broadcast field is equivalent to 255.255.255.255 in dotted-quad notation.

The following example prints the Broadcast address to the console.


public void PrintBroadcastAddress()
{
  // Get the IP Broadcast address and convert it to string.
  string ipAddressString = IPAddress.Broadcast.ToString();
  Console.WriteLine("Broadcast IP address: {0}", ipAddressString);
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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