This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

Socket.SupportsIPv6 Property

NOTE: This API is now obsolete.

Gets a value that indicates whether the Framework supports IPv6 for certain obsolete Dns members.

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

[ObsoleteAttribute("SupportsIPv6 is obsoleted for this type, please use OSSupportsIPv6 instead.")]
public static bool SupportsIPv6 { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the Framework supports IPv6 for certain obsolete Dns methods; otherwise, false.

The operating system may support both IPv4 and IPv6 protocols.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 1.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 3.0 SP2
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 2.0 SP2