IPGlobalProperties.DhcpScopeName Property

Gets the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) scope name.

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

public abstract string DhcpScopeName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String instance that contains the computer's DHCP scope name.

ExceptionCondition
NetworkInformationException

A Win32 function call failed.

A DHCP scope is an administrative grouping of networked computers that are on the same subnet.

The following code example displays network information for the local computer.

IPGlobalProperties properties = IPGlobalProperties.GetIPGlobalProperties();
Console.WriteLine("Computer name: {0}", properties.HostName);
Console.WriteLine("Domain name:   {0}", properties.DomainName);
Console.WriteLine("Node type:     {0:f}", properties.NodeType);
Console.WriteLine("DHCP scope:    {0}", properties.DhcpScopeName);
Console.WriteLine("WINS proxy?    {0}", properties.IsWinsProxy);

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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