Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
/** @property */ public static Encoding get_OutputEncoding () /** @property */ public static void set_OutputEncoding (Encoding value)
public static function get OutputEncoding () : Encoding public static function set OutputEncoding (value : Encoding)
Property ValueThe encoding used to write console output.
The property value in a set operation is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
This property's set operation is not supported on Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, or Windows Millennium Edition.
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The console uses the output encoding to translate characters written by an application into corresponding console display characters. The output encoding incorporates a code page that maps 256 characters to individual console display characters. Different code pages include different special characters, typically customized for a language or a group of languages.