IcmpV4Statistics.AddressMaskRequestsSent Property


Gets the number of Internet Control Message Protocol version 4 (ICMPv4) Address Mask Request messages that were sent.

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

Public MustOverride ReadOnly Property AddressMaskRequestsSent As Long

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

An Int64 value that specifies the total number of Address Mask Request messages that were sent.

Address Mask Request and Reply messages are used to determine the number of bits in the subnet mask for the local subnet.

The following example displays the value of this property.

Public Shared Sub ShowAddressMaskData() 
    Dim properties As IPGlobalProperties = IPGlobalProperties.GetIPGlobalProperties()
    Dim statistics As IcmpV4Statistics = properties.GetIcmpV4Statistics()
    Console.WriteLine("  Address Mask Requests ............... Sent: {0,-10}   Received: {1,-10}", statistics.AddressMaskRequestsSent, statistics.AddressMaskRequestsReceived)
    Console.WriteLine("  Address Mask Replies ................ Sent: {0,-10}   Received: {1,-10}", statistics.AddressMaskRepliesSent, statistics.AddressMaskRepliesReceived)

End Sub 'ShowAddressMaskData

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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