= <a href="/techref/objectmodel/objects/channel/index.htm">Channel</a>.Type Property =
This property returns a ConnectionType enumeration value describing the type of connection. This property contains new data whenever the OnTypeChanged event fires.
A ConnectionType enumeration value describing the type of connection between instances of the application.
This property should be inspected every time the OnTypeChanged event occurs, in case the value of the Type property has changed to Disconnected.
It should also be inspected if your application can enable different features depending on whether there is a direct connection.