StringBuilder Constructor (String, Int32)

July 28, 2014

Initializes a new instance of the StringBuilder class using the specified string and capacity.

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

public StringBuilder(
	string value,
	int capacity
)

Parameters

value
Type: System.String
The string used to initialize the value of the instance. If value is null, the new StringBuilder will contain the empty string (that is, it contains Empty).
capacity
Type: System.Int32
The suggested starting size of the StringBuilder.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

capacity is less than zero.

If capacity is zero, the implementation-specific default capacity is used.

The following code example demonstrates how to call the StringBuilder constructor with an initial string and a specified capacity.


string initialString = "Initial string. ";
int capacity = 255;
StringBuilder stringBuilder =
    new StringBuilder(initialString, capacity);


Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Windows Phone

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