RegionInfo.ToString Method

Returns a string containing the culture name or ISO 3166 two-letter country/region codes specified for the current RegionInfo.

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

abstract ToString : unit -> string  
override ToString : unit -> string

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string containing the culture name or ISO 3166 two-letter country/region codes defined for the current RegionInfo.

This method overrides Object.ToString.

This method returns the value of the Name property.

Case is not significant. However, the Name, the TwoLetterISORegionName, and the ThreeLetterISORegionName properties return the appropriate code in uppercase.

The predefined RegionInfo names are listed in the RegionInfo class topic.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 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

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1

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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