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.

Exception Condition
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.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.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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