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Socket.Dispose Method

Releases the unmanaged resources used by the Socket, and optionally disposes of the managed resources.

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

public void Dispose()

Implements

IDisposable.Dispose()

This method is called by the public Dispose() method and the Finalize method. Dispose() invokes the protected Dispose(Boolean) method with the disposing parameter set to true. Finalize invokes Dispose with disposing set to false.

When the disposing parameter is true, this method releases all resources held by any managed objects that this Socket references. This method invokes the Dispose() method of each referenced object.

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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