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Uri.Host Property

Gets the host component of this instance.

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

public string Host { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String that contains the host name. This is usually the DNS host name or IP address of the server.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

This instance represents a relative URI, and this property is valid only for absolute URIs.

Unlike the Authority property, this property value does not include the port number.

The following example writes the host name (www.contoso.com) of the server to the console.

Uri baseUri = new Uri("http://www.contoso.com:8080/");
Uri myUri = new Uri(baseUri, "shownew.htm?date=today");

 Console.WriteLine(myUri.Host);
   

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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