IPEndPoint.Create Method (SocketAddress)


Creates an endpoint from a socket address.

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

public override EndPoint Create(
	SocketAddress socketAddress


Type: System.Net.SocketAddress

The SocketAddress to use for the endpoint.

Return Value

Type: System.Net.EndPoint

An EndPoint instance using the specified socket address.

Exception Condition

The AddressFamily of socketAddress is not equal to the AddressFamily of the current instance.


socketAddress.Size < 8.

The following example uses the specified SocketAddress to create an IPEndPoint.

// Recreate the connection endpoint from the serialized information.
IPEndPoint endpoint = new IPEndPoint(0,0);
IPEndPoint clonedIPEndPoint = (IPEndPoint) endpoint.Create(socketAddress);
Console.WriteLine("clonedIPEndPoint: " + clonedIPEndPoint.ToString());

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
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