Uri.HostNameType Property

Gets the type of the host name specified in the URI.

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

'Declaration
Public ReadOnly Property HostNameType As UriHostNameType

Property Value

Type: System.UriHostNameType
A member of the UriHostNameType enumeration.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

This instance represents a relative URI, and this property is valid only for absolute URIs.

The following example creates a Uri instance and writes the HostNameType to the console.

Dim address1 As New Uri("http://www.contoso.com/index.htm#search")
Console.WriteLine("address 1 {0} a valid scheme name", IIf(Uri.CheckSchemeName(address1.Scheme), " has", " does not have")) 'TODO: For performance reasons this should be changed to nested IF statements

If address1.Scheme = Uri.UriSchemeHttp Then
    Console.WriteLine("Uri is HTTP type")
End If 
Console.WriteLine(address1.HostNameType)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 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

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.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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