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Socket::AddressFamily Property

Gets the address family of the Socket.

Namespace:  System.Net.Sockets
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
public:
property AddressFamily AddressFamily {
	AddressFamily get ();
}

Property Value

Type: System.Net.Sockets::AddressFamily
One of the AddressFamily values.

The AddressFamily specifies the addressing scheme that an instance of the Socket class can use. This property is read-only and is set when the Socket is created.

The following code example displays the AddressFamily, SocketType, and ProtocolType to the console.

Socket^ s = gcnew Socket( lep->Address->AddressFamily,SocketType::Stream,ProtocolType::Tcp );

//Uses the AddressFamily, SocketType, and ProtocolType properties.
Console::Write(  "I just set the following properties of socket: \n" );
Console::Write(  "Address Family = {0}", s->AddressFamily.ToString() );
Console::Write(  "\nSocketType = {0}", s->SocketType.ToString() );
Console::WriteLine(  "\nProtocolType = {0}", s->ProtocolType.ToString() );

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.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.

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