Attachment.CreateAttachmentFromString Method (String, ContentType)

Creates a mail attachment using the content from the specified string, and the specified ContentType.

Namespace:  System.Net.Mail
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public static Attachment CreateAttachmentFromString(
	string content,
	ContentType contentType


Type: System.String

A String that contains the content for this attachment.

Type: System.Net.Mime.ContentType

A ContentType object that represents the Multipurpose Internet Mail Exchange (MIME) protocol Content-Type header to be used.

Return Value

Type: System.Net.Mail.Attachment
An object of type Attachment.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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