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Encoding Constructor (Int32)
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Encoding Constructor (Int32)

Initializes a new instance of the Encoding class that corresponds to the specified code page.

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

protected Encoding(
	int codePage
)

Parameters

codePage
Type: System.Int32

The code page identifier of the preferred encoding.

-or-

0, to use the default encoding.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

codePage is less than zero.

Derived classes override this constructor.

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, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

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, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

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