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IPInterfaceProperties.GetIPv6Properties Method

Provides Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) configuration data for this network interface.

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

public abstract IPv6InterfaceProperties GetIPv6Properties()

Return Value

Type: System.Net.NetworkInformation.IPv6InterfaceProperties
An IPv6InterfaceProperties object that contains IPv6 configuration data.


The interface does not support the IPv6 protocol.

For a detailed description of the information available for an interface that supports IPv6, see the IPv6InterfaceProperties documentation. Note that the object returned by the GetIPv6Properties method reflects the configuration as of the time the object is created. This information is not updated dynamically.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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