IPEndPoint.Create Method (SocketAddress)


Creates an endpoint from a socket address.

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

Public Overrides Function Create (
	socketAddress As SocketAddress
) As EndPoint


Type: System.Net.SocketAddress

The SocketAddress to use for the endpoint.

Return Value

Type: System.Net.EndPoint

An EndPoint instance using the specified socket address.

Exception Condition

The AddressFamily of socketAddress is not equal to the AddressFamily of the current instance.


socketAddress.Size < 8.

The following example uses the specified SocketAddress to create an IPEndPoint.

' Recreate the connection endpoint from the serialized information.
Dim endpoint As New IPEndPoint(0, 0)
Dim clonedIPEndPoint As IPEndPoint = CType(endpoint.Create(socketAddress), IPEndPoint)
Console.WriteLine(("clonedIPEndPoint: " + clonedIPEndPoint.ToString()))

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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