IPAddress.Address Property


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Note: This API is now obsolete.

An Internet Protocol (IP) address.

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

[ObsoleteAttribute("This property has been deprecated. It is address family dependent. Please use IPAddress.Equals method to perform comparisons. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=14202")]
public long Address { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

The long value of the IP address.

Exception Condition

The address family is InterNetworkV6.

This property is obsolete. Use GetAddressBytes.

To convert Address to dotted-quad notation, use the ToString method.

The following example uses the Address parameter to retrieve the IP address of the IPAddress instance.

public void PrintAddress(String IpAddressString)
  // Creates an instance of the IPAddress for the specified IP string in 
  // dotted-quad notation. 
  IPAddress hostIPAddress = IPAddress.Parse(IpAddressString);
  Console.WriteLine("\nThe IP address '" + IpAddressString + "' is {0}", hostIPAddress.ToString()); 

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
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