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CultureInfo.InvariantCulture Property

Gets the CultureInfo that is culture-independent (invariant).

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

public:
static property CultureInfo^ InvariantCulture {
	CultureInfo^ get ();
}
/** @property */
public static CultureInfo get_InvariantCulture ()

public static function get InvariantCulture () : CultureInfo

Not applicable.

Property Value

The CultureInfo that is culture-independent (invariant).

The invariant culture is culture-insensitive. Your application specifies the invariant culture by name using an empty string ("") or by its language identifier. InvariantCulture retrieves an instance of the invariant culture. It is associated with the English language but not with any country/region. It is used in almost any method in the Globalization namespace that requires a culture.

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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