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SocketAddress.Item Property

Gets or sets the specified index element in the underlying buffer.

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

property unsigned char default [int] {
	unsigned char get (int offset);
	void set (int offset, unsigned char value);
/** @property */
public byte get_Item (int offset)

/** @property */
public void set_Item (int offset, byte value)

JScript supports the use of indexed properties, but not the declaration of new ones.



The array index element of the desired information.

Property Value

The value of the specified index element in the underlying buffer.

Exception typeCondition


The specified index does not exist in the buffer.

This property gets or sets the specified byte position in the underlying buffer.


Be sure to call Size before referring to elements in the underlying buffer. Referring to an index that does not exist will cause the SocketAddress to throw an IndexOutOfRangeException.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0