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StringBuilder Constructor (String)

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

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

'Declaration
Public Sub New ( _
	value As String _
)

Parameters

value
Type: System.String
The string used to initialize the value of the instance. If value is Nothing, the new StringBuilder will contain the empty string (that is, it contains Empty).

If value is Nothing, the new StringBuilder will contain the empty string (that is, it contains Empty).

The following example demonstrates how to call the StringBuilder constructor with the specified string.


Dim initialString As String = "Initial string."
Dim stringBuilder As New StringBuilder(initialString)


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

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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