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NumberFormatInfo.PercentGroupSeparator Property

Gets the string that separates groups of digits to the left of the decimal in percent values.

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

'Declaration
Public Property PercentGroupSeparator As String
'Usage
Dim instance As NumberFormatInfo
Dim value As String

value = instance.PercentGroupSeparator

instance.PercentGroupSeparator = value
/** @property */
public String get_PercentGroupSeparator ()

/** @property */
public void set_PercentGroupSeparator (String value)

public function get PercentGroupSeparator () : String

public function set PercentGroupSeparator (value : String)

Not applicable.

Property Value

The string that separates groups of digits to the left of the decimal in percent values. The default for InvariantInfo is ",".

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentNullException

The property is being set to a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

InvalidOperationException

The property is being set and the NumberFormatInfo is read-only.

The following code example demonstrates the effect of changing the PercentGroupSeparator property.

Imports System
Imports System.Globalization

Class NumberFormatInfoSample

   Public Shared Sub Main()

      ' Gets a NumberFormatInfo associated with the en-US culture.
      Dim nfi As NumberFormatInfo = New CultureInfo("en-US", False).NumberFormat

      ' Displays a value with the default separator (",").
      Dim myInt As [Double] = 1234.5678
      Console.WriteLine(myInt.ToString("P", nfi))

      ' Displays the same value with a blank as the separator.
      nfi.PercentGroupSeparator = " "
      Console.WriteLine(myInt.ToString("P", nfi))

   End Sub 'Main 

End Class 'NumberFormatInfoSample


'This code produces the following output.

'

'123,456.78 %

'123 456.78 %



import System.*;
import System.Globalization.*;

class NumberFormatInfoSample
{
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Gets a NumberFormatInfo associated with the en-US culture.
        NumberFormatInfo nfi = (new CultureInfo("en-US", false)).
            get_NumberFormat();
        // Displays a value with the default separator (",").
        System.Double myInt = (System.Double)1234.5678;
        Console.WriteLine(myInt.ToString("P", nfi));
        // Displays the same value with a blank as the separator.
        nfi.set_PercentGroupSeparator(" ");
        Console.WriteLine(myInt.ToString("P", nfi));
    } //main 
} //NumberFormatInfoSample

/* 
This code produces the following output.

123,456.78 %
123 456.78 %
*/


Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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