StringWriter Constructor (IFormatProvider)

StringWriter Constructor (IFormatProvider)

 

Initializes a new instance of the StringWriter class with the specified format control.

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

public StringWriter(
	IFormatProvider formatProvider
)

Parameters

formatProvider
Type: System.IFormatProvider

An IFormatProvider object that controls formatting.

A new StringBuilder object is automatically created and associated with the new instance of the StringWriter class.

The following table lists examples of other typical or related I/O tasks.

To do this...

See the example in this topic...

Create a text file.

How to: Write Text to a File

Write to a text file.

How to: Write Text to a File

Read from a text file.

How to: Read Text from a File

Append text to a file.

How to: Open and Append to a Log File

File.AppendText

FileInfo.AppendText

Get the size of a file.

FileInfo.Length

Get the attributes of a file.

File.GetAttributes

Set the attributes of a file.

File.SetAttributes

Determine if a file exists.

File.Exists

Read from a binary file.

How to: Read and Write to a Newly Created Data File

Write to a binary file.

How to: Read and Write to a Newly Created Data File

The following code example demonstrates how to construct a string in a specific culture.

using System;
using System.Globalization;
using System.IO;

class StrWriter
{
    static void Main()
    {
        StringWriter strWriter = 
            new StringWriter(new CultureInfo("ar-DZ"));

        strWriter.Write(DateTime.Now);

        Console.WriteLine(
            "Current date and time using the invariant culture: {0}\n" +
            "Current date and time using the Algerian culture: {1}", 
            DateTime.Now.ToString(), strWriter.ToString());
    }
}

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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