IPAddress.Broadcast Field

Provides the IPv4 broadcast address. This field is read-only.

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

public static readonly IPAddress Broadcast

The Broadcast field is equivalent to in dotted-decimal notation for IPv4.

The following example prints the IPv4 Broadcast address.

      // Get the IP Broadcast address and convert it to string.
      string BroadcastIpAddressString = IPAddress.Broadcast.ToString();

      outputBlock.Text += "Broadcast IP address: ";
      outputBlock.Text += BroadcastIpAddressString;
      outputBlock.Text += "\n";


Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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