String.Clone Method

Returns a reference to this instance of String.

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

abstract Clone : unit -> Object 
override Clone : unit -> Object 

Return Value

Type: System.Object
This instance of String.

Implements

ICloneable.Clone()

The return value is not an independent copy of this instance; it is simply another view of the same data. Use the Copy or CopyTo method to create a separate String object with the same value as this instance.

The following simple example demonstrates the Clone method.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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