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Version.ToString Method (Int32)

Converts the value of the current Version object to its equivalent String representation. A specified count indicates the number of components to return.

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

public string ToString(
	int fieldCount
)

Parameters

fieldCount
Type: System.Int32
The number of components to return. The fieldCount ranges from 0 to 4.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The String representation of the values of the major, minor, build, and revision components of the current Version object, each separated by a period character ('.'). The fieldCount parameter determines how many components are returned.

fieldCount

Return Value

0

An empty string ("").

1

major

2

major.minor

3

major.minor.build

4

major.minor.build.revision

For example, if you create Version object using the constructor Version(1,3,5), ToString(2) returns "1.3" and ToString(4) throws an exception.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

fieldCount is less than 0, or more than 4.

-or-

fieldCount is more than the number of components defined in the current Version object.

.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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