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FileVersionInfo.CompanyName Property

Gets the name of the company that produced the file.

Namespace:  System.Diagnostics
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
Public ReadOnly Property CompanyName As String

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the company that produced the file or Nothing if the file did not contain version information.

The following example calls GetVersionInfo to get the FileVersionInfo for the Notepad. Then it prints the CompanyName in a text box. This code assumes textBox1 has been instantiated.

Private Sub GetCompanyName()
    ' Get the file version for the notepad. 
    Dim myFileVersionInfo As FileVersionInfo = _
        FileVersionInfo.GetVersionInfo(Environment.SystemDirectory + "\Notepad.exe")

    ' Print the company name.
    textBox1.Text = "The company name: " & myFileVersionInfo.CompanyName
End Sub 'GetCompanyName

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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