Attachment.CreateAttachmentFromString Method (String, String, Encoding, String)

Creates a mail attachment using the content from the specified string, the specified MIME content type name, character encoding, and MIME header information for the attachment.

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

public static Attachment CreateAttachmentFromString(
	string content,
	string name,
	Encoding contentEncoding,
	string mediaType
)

Parameters

content
Type: System.String

A String that contains the content for this attachment.

name
Type: System.String

The MIME content type name value in the content type associated with this attachment.

contentEncoding
Type: System.Text.Encoding

An Encoding. This value can be null.

mediaType
Type: System.String

A String that contains the MIME Content-Header information for this attachment. This value can be null.

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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