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StringWriter.ToString Method

Returns a string containing the characters written to the current StringWriter so far.

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

public override string ToString ()
public String ToString ()
public override function ToString () : String
Not applicable.

Return Value

The string containing the characters written to the current StringWriter.

The following table lists examples of other typical or related I/O tasks.

To do this...

See the example in this topic...

Create a text file.

Writing Text to a File

Write to a text file.

Writing Text to a File

Read from a text file.

Reading Text from a File

This code example is part of a larger example provided for the StringWriter(IFormatProvider) constructor.

Console.WriteLine(
    "Current date and time using the invariant culture: {0}\n" +
    "Current date and time using the Algerian culture: {1}", 
    DateTime.Now.ToString(), strWriter.ToString());

Console.WriteLine(
    "Current date and time using the invariant culture: {0}\n" 
    + "Current date and time using the Algerian culture: {1}",
    DateTime.get_Now().ToString(), strWriter.ToString());

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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