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IcmpV6Statistics.DestinationUnreachableMessagesReceived Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets the number of Internet Control Message Protocol version 6 (ICMPv6) messages received because of a packet having an unreachable address in its destination.

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

public abstract long DestinationUnreachableMessagesReceived { get; }
/** @property */
public abstract long get_DestinationUnreachableMessagesReceived ()

public abstract function get DestinationUnreachableMessagesReceived () : long

Property Value

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

A Destination Unreachable message can be sent to the computer that is the source of a packet for any of the following reasons:

  • The computer cannot find a route to the destination address.

  • Communication with the destination address is administratively prohibited. For example, a firewall prevents delivery of packets to the destination.

  • The destination address is unreachable.

  • The destination port is unreachable. For example, there is no listener available for the packet's protocol.

The following example displays the value of this property.

public static void ShowIcmpV6UnreachableData ()
    IPGlobalProperties properties = IPGlobalProperties.GetIPGlobalProperties();
    IcmpV6Statistics statistics = properties.GetIcmpV6Statistics();
    Console.WriteLine ("  Destination Unreachables ............ Sent: {0,-10}   Received: {1,-10}", 
        statistics.DestinationUnreachableMessagesSent, statistics.DestinationUnreachableMessagesReceived);

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, 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
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