Loopback Field

IPAddress.Loopback Field


Provides the IP loopback address. This field is read-only.

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

public static readonly IPAddress Loopback

Field Value

Type: System.Net.IPAddress

The Loopback field is equivalent to in dotted-quad notation.

The following example prints the Loopback address to the console.

public void PrintLoopbackAddress()
  // Gets the IP loopback address and converts it to a string.
  String IpAddressString = IPAddress.Loopback.ToString();
  Console.WriteLine("Loopback IP address : " + IpAddressString);

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.1
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