DnsEndPoint Class

Represents a network endpoint as a host name or a string representation of an IP address and a port number.

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

public class DnsEndPoint : EndPoint

The DnsEndPoint type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodDnsEndPoint(String, Int32)Initializes a new instance of the DnsEndPoint class with the host name or string representation of an IP address and a port number.
Public methodDnsEndPoint(String, Int32, AddressFamily)Initializes a new instance of the DnsEndPoint class with the host name or string representation of an IP address, a port number, and an address family.
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  NameDescription
Public propertyAddressFamilyGets the Internet Protocol (IP) address family. (Overrides EndPoint.AddressFamily.)
Public propertyHostGets the host name or string representation of the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the host.
Public propertyPortGets the port number of the DnsEndPoint.
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  NameDescription
Public methodCreateCreates an EndPoint instance from a SocketAddress instance. (Inherited from EndPoint.)
Public methodEqualsCompares two DnsEndPoint objects. (Overrides Object.Equals(Object).)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeReturns a hash value for a DnsEndPoint. (Overrides Object.GetHashCode().)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSerializeSerializes endpoint information into a SocketAddress instance. (Inherited from EndPoint.)
Public methodToStringReturns the host name or string representation of the IP address and port number of the DnsEndPoint. (Overrides Object.ToString().)
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The DnsEndPoint class contains a host name or an IP address and remote port information needed by an application to connect to a service on a host. By combining the host name or IP address and port number of a service, the DnsEndPoint class forms a connection point to a service.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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