ActiveX/COM components that
enable sophisticated network applications
on Windows platforms. Each component is designed
for server-grade performance and reliability. All are .NET ready.
Use them with any COM-compatible tool such as ASP, Visual Basic, C++,
Delphi, Cold Fusion, or .NET.
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Primary Interop Assemblies for .NET
Validate and verify email addresses--syntax, domain, and username.
When you need better validation than a simple script provides,
HexValidEmail delivers advanced capabilities.
Retrieve any DNS record! HexDns provides a simple but
comprehensive interface to the Domain Name System.
Query Whois servers, grab web pages, and more. HexTcpQuery
provides a simple interface for implementing common protocols
such as Whois, HTTP, and Finger.
Probe the network! HexIcmp provides a complete interface to
Microsoft's ICMP.DLL, allowing you to implement ping, traceroute, and
other network diagnostics.
Look up IP addresses, both forward and reverse. HexLookup
provides basic DNS services via Windows Sockets.