PeerName.CreateRelativePeerName Method

Creates a new PeerName by replacing the Classifier field defined on the supplied PeerName object with the specified classifier string value.

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

public static PeerName CreateRelativePeerName(
	PeerName peerName,
	string classifier


Type: System.Net.PeerToPeer.PeerName

The PeerName object on which to set the new classifier string value.

Type: System.String

The Classifier to set on the returned PeerName.

Return Value

Type: System.Net.PeerToPeer.PeerName
The new PeerName object that contains the updated classifier.


The String provided is not a valid peer name classifier.


One or more parameters are null.


A PeerName could not be created from the supplied PeerHostName

The Classifier is appended to the existing Authority portion of the PeerName. This string is no more than 149 characters long, including the null terminator. Specify null to return the peer name of the identity.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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