IPAddress.Address Property

 
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 Property Address As Long

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

The long value of the IP address.

Exception Condition
SocketException

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This property is obsolete.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 Sub PrintAddress(IpAddressString As [String])
    ' Creates an instance of the IPAddress' for the specified IP string in dotted-quad notation.
    Dim hostIPAddress As IPAddress = IPAddress.Parse(IpAddressString)
    Console.WriteLine(ControlChars.Cr + "The IP address '" + IpAddressString + "' is {0}", hostIPAddress.ToString())
End Sub 'PrintAddressFamily

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