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IPEndPoint.ToString Method

Returns the IP address and port number of the specified endpoint.

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

'Declaration
Public Overrides Function ToString As String
'Usage
Dim instance As IPEndPoint 
Dim returnValue As String 

returnValue = instance.ToString()

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string containing the IP address and the port number of the specified endpoint (for example, 192.168.1.2:80).

The following example returns a string representation of the IP address and port number of the specified IPEndPoint.

Private Shared Sub displayEndpointInfo(ByVal endpoint As IPEndPoint)
  Console.WriteLine("Endpoint Address : " + endpoint.Address.ToString())
  Console.WriteLine("Endpoint AddressFamily : " + endpoint.AddressFamily.ToString())
  Console.WriteLine("Endpoint Port : " + endpoint.Port.ToString())
  Console.WriteLine("Endpoint ToString() : " + endpoint.ToString())

  Console.WriteLine("Press any key to continue.")
  Console.ReadLine()
End Sub 'displayEndpointInfo
void displayEndpointInfo(IPEndPoint* endpoint)
{
   Console::WriteLine(S"Endpoint->Address : {0}", endpoint->Address);
   Console::WriteLine(S"Endpoint->AddressFamily : {0}", __box(endpoint->AddressFamily));
   Console::WriteLine(S"Endpoint->Port : {0}", __box(endpoint->Port));
   Console::WriteLine(S"Endpoint.ToString() : {0}", endpoint);

   Console::WriteLine(S"Press any key to continue.");
   Console::ReadLine();
}

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0
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