StringBuilder Constructor (String)

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

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

public StringBuilder(
	string value
)

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).

If value is null, the new StringBuilder will contain the empty string (that is, it contains Empty).

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


string initialString = "Initial string.";
StringBuilder stringBuilder = new StringBuilder(initialString);


Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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