MulticastIPAddressInformation.SuffixOrigin MulticastIPAddressInformation.SuffixOrigin MulticastIPAddressInformation.SuffixOrigin MulticastIPAddressInformation.SuffixOrigin Property

Definition

Gets a value that identifies the source of a Multicast Internet Protocol (IP) address suffix.

public:
 abstract property System::Net::NetworkInformation::SuffixOrigin SuffixOrigin { System::Net::NetworkInformation::SuffixOrigin get(); };
public abstract System.Net.NetworkInformation.SuffixOrigin SuffixOrigin { get; }
member this.SuffixOrigin : System.Net.NetworkInformation.SuffixOrigin
Public MustOverride ReadOnly Property SuffixOrigin As SuffixOrigin

Property Value

One of the SuffixOrigin values that identifies how the suffix information was obtained.

Exceptions

This property is not valid on computers running operating systems earlier than Windows XP.

Remarks

IP addresses are divided into two parts: the prefix and the suffix. The address prefix identifies the network portion of an IP address, and the address suffix identifies the host portion. Prefixes are assigned by global authorities, and suffixes are assigned by local system administrators.

Applies to