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LinkedResource.CreateLinkedResourceFromString Method (String, ContentType)

Creates a LinkedResource object from a string to be included in an email attachment as an embedded resource, with the specified content type, and media type as plain text.

Namespace:  System.Net.Mail
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public static LinkedResource CreateLinkedResourceFromString(
	string content,
	ContentType contentType
)

Parameters

content
Type: System.String
A string that contains the embedded resource to be included in the email attachment.
contentType
Type: System.Net.Mime.ContentType
The type of the content.

Return Value

Type: System.Net.Mail.LinkedResource
A LinkedResource object that contains the embedded resource to be included in the email attachment.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The specified content string is null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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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