UriHostNameType Enumeration

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Defines host name types for the Uri..::.CheckHostName method.

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


Public Enumeration UriHostNameType
public enum UriHostNameType


Member name Description
Basic The host is set, but the type cannot be determined.
Dns The host name is a domain name system (DNS) style host name.
IPv4 The host name is an Internet Protocol (IP) version 4 host address.
IPv6 The host name is an Internet Protocol (IP) version 6 host address.
Unknown The type of the host name is not supplied.


The UriHostNameType enumeration defines the values that the Uri..::.CheckHostName method can return.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0

See Also


System Namespace