CmdletProvider.GetResourceString Method

Gets a resource string that corresponds to the specified resource base key and identifier.

Namespace: System.Management.Automation.Provider
Assembly: System.Management.Automation (in System.Management.Automation.dll)

Dim instance As CmdletProvider
Dim baseName As String
Dim resourceId As String
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = instance.GetResourceString(baseName, resourceId)

public virtual string GetResourceString (
	string baseName,
	string resourceId
public String GetResourceString (
	String baseName, 
	String resourceId
public function GetResourceString (
	baseName : String, 
	resourceId : String
) : String



The base key of the resource to be retrieved.


The identifier of the resource to be retrieved.

Return Value

The resource string that corresponds to the specified base key and identifier found in the assembly that contains the provider class.

Exception typeCondition

The baseName or resourceId parameter is not valid, or a resource string is not found.

This method should be overridden if a different behavior is required by the provider.

For more information about providers, see Windows PowerShell Providers.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Server, Windows CE, Windows Server 2008, Windows 98 Second Edition, Pocket PC, Smart Phone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Professional, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2008 R2, Windows Developer Preview, Windows Server Developer Preview

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