Socket.Finalize Method

Frees resources used by the Socket class.

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

protected void finalize ()
protected override function Finalize ()
Not applicable.

The Socket class finalizer calls the Close method to close the Socket and free resources associated with the Socket.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0