IcmpV6Statistics.MessagesReceived Property


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Gets the number of Internet Control Message Protocol version 6 (ICMPv6) messages received.

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

public abstract long MessagesReceived { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int64

An Int64 value that specifies the total number of ICMPv6 messages received.

ICMPv6 messages are sent to communicate errors and information about packets sent using Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6).

The following example displays the value of this property.

public static void ShowIcmpV6MessageData ()
    IPGlobalProperties properties = IPGlobalProperties.GetIPGlobalProperties();
    IcmpV6Statistics statistics = properties.GetIcmpV6Statistics();
    Console.WriteLine ("  Messages ............................ Sent: {0,-10}   Received: {1,-10}", 
        statistics.MessagesSent, statistics.MessagesReceived);

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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