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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()

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. 
    int i = listBox1.SelectedIndex;
    irEndP = new IrDAEndPoint(irDevices[i].DeviceID,
    irListen = new IrDAListener(irEndP);
catch(SocketException exSoc)
    MessageBox.Show("Couldn't listen on service "
        + irServiceName + ": "
        + exSoc.ErrorCode);

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

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0