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IrDAListener.Start Method

Starts the socket to listen for incoming connections.

Namespace: System.Net.Sockets
Assembly: System.Net.IrDA (in system.net.irda.dll)

public void Start ()
public void Start ()
public function Start ()
Not applicable.

The following code example creates a connection, with the IrDAEndPoint class, and starts listening for incoming requests. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the IrDAClient class.

// Create a connection, with the IrDAEndPoint class,
// for the selected device in the list box.
// Start listening for incoming requests from
// that device with an IrDAListener object.
try
{
    int i = listBox1.SelectedIndex;
    irEndP = new IrDAEndPoint(irDevices[i].DeviceID,
        irServiceName);
    irListen = new IrDAListener(irEndP);
    irListen.Start();
}
catch(SocketException exSoc)
{
    MessageBox.Show("Couldn't listen on service "
        + irServiceName + ": "
        + exSoc.ErrorCode);
}

Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0
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