INetFwRule::get_LocalAddresses method (netfw.h)

Specifies the list of local addresses for this rule.

This property is read/write.

Syntax

HRESULT get_LocalAddresses(
  BSTR *localAddrs
);

Parameters

localAddrs

Return value

None

Remarks

This property is optional.

Also see the restrictions on changing properties described in the Remarks section of the INetFwRule interface page.

The localAddrs parameter consists of one or more comma-delimited tokens specifying the local addresses from which the application can listen for traffic. "*" is the default value. Valid tokens include:

  • "*" indicates any local address. If present, this must be the only token included.
  • "Defaultgateway"
  • "DHCP"
  • "WINS"
  • "LocalSubnet" indicates any local address on the local subnet. This token is not case-sensitive.
  • A subnet can be specified using either the subnet mask or network prefix notation. If neither a subnet mask not a network prefix is specified, the subnet mask defaults to 255.255.255.255.
  • A valid IPv6 address.
  • An IPv4 address range in the format of "start address - end address" with no spaces included.
  • An IPv6 address range in the format of "start address - end address" with no spaces included.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header netfw.h
DLL FirewallAPI.dll

See also

INetFwRule