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DateTimeFormatInfo.DayNames Property

Gets or sets a one-dimensional array of type String containing the culture-specific full names of the days of the week.

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

public string[] DayNames { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String[] get_DayNames ()

/** @property */
public void set_DayNames (String[] value)

public function get DayNames () : String[]

public function set DayNames (value : String[])

Not applicable.

Property Value

A one-dimensional array of type String containing the culture-specific full names of the days of the week. The array for InvariantInfo contains "Sunday", "Monday", "Tuesday", "Wednesday", "Thursday", "Friday", and "Saturday".

Exception typeCondition

ArgumentNullException

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

ArgumentException

The property is being set to an array that is multidimensional or that has a length that is not exactly 7.

InvalidOperationException

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

If setting this property, the array must be one-dimensional and must have exactly seven elements.

If the custom pattern includes the format pattern "dddd", DateTime.ToString displays the value of DayNames in place of the "dddd" in the format pattern.

This property is affected if the value of the Calendar property changes.

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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