IPGlobalPropertiesGetIPGlobalProperties Method

Gets an object that provides information about the local computer's network connectivity and traffic statistics.

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

public static IPGlobalProperties GetIPGlobalProperties()
static IPGlobalProperties^ GetIPGlobalProperties()
static member GetIPGlobalProperties : unit -> IPGlobalProperties
Public Shared Function GetIPGlobalProperties As IPGlobalProperties

Return Value


A IPGlobalProperties object that contains information about the local computer.

The object returned by this method is a system-supplied type that derives from the IPGlobalProperties class.

The following code example displays information about the local computer.

IPGlobalProperties properties = IPGlobalProperties.GetIPGlobalProperties();
Console.WriteLine("Computer name: {0}", properties.HostName);
Console.WriteLine("Domain name:   {0}", properties.DomainName);
Console.WriteLine("Node type:     {0:f}", properties.NodeType);
Console.WriteLine("DHCP scope:    {0}", properties.DhcpScopeName);
Console.WriteLine("WINS proxy?    {0}", properties.IsWinsProxy);
IPGlobalProperties ^ properties = IPGlobalProperties::GetIPGlobalProperties();
Console::WriteLine( "Computer name: {0}", properties->HostName );
Console::WriteLine( "Domain name:   {0}", properties->DomainName );
Console::WriteLine( "Node type:     {0:f}", properties->NodeType );
Console::WriteLine( "DHCP scope:    {0}", properties->DhcpScopeName );
Console::WriteLine( "WINS proxy?    {0}", properties->IsWinsProxy );

for reading network information. Associated enumeration: Read.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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