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NumberFormatInfo.DigitSubstitution Property

Updated: June 2011

Gets or sets a value that specifies how the graphical user interface displays the shape of a digit.

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

public DigitShapes DigitSubstitution { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Globalization.DigitShapes
One of the DigitShapes values.


The current NumberFormatInfo object is read-only.


The value in a set operation is not a defined DigitShapes value.

Important noteImportant Note:

The DigitSubstitution property is reserved for future use. In the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1, it is not used in either parsing or formatting operations for the current NumberFormatInfo object.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0




June 2011

Added a note that the property is reserved for future use.

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