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AppDomain.ToString Method

Obtains a string representation that includes the friendly name of the application domain and any context policies.

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

'Declaration
Public Overrides Function ToString As String
'Usage
Dim instance As AppDomain 
Dim returnValue As String 

returnValue = instance.ToString()

Return Value

Type: System.String
A string formed by concatenating the literal string "Name:", the friendly name of the application domain, and either string representations of the context policies or the string "There are no context policies."

Implements

_AppDomain.ToString

ExceptionCondition
AppDomainUnloadedException

The application domain represented by the current AppDomain has been unloaded.

The following code example displays the return value of the ToString method.

Imports System
Imports System.Reflection
Imports System.Security.Policy
 'for evidence object 

Class ADSetup

   Public Shared Sub Main()
      ' Create application domain setup information 
      Dim domaininfo As New AppDomainSetup()

      'Create evidence for the new appdomain from evidence of the current application domain 
      Dim adevidence As Evidence = AppDomain.CurrentDomain.Evidence

      ' Create appdomain 
      Dim domain As AppDomain = AppDomain.CreateDomain("MyDomain", adevidence, domaininfo)

      ' Write out application domain information
      Console.WriteLine(("Host domain: " + AppDomain.CurrentDomain.FriendlyName))
      Console.WriteLine(("child domain: " + domain.FriendlyName))
      Console.WriteLine(("child domain name using ToString:" + domain.ToString()))
      Console.WriteLine()

      AppDomain.Unload(domain)
   End Sub 'Main 
End Class 'ADSetup

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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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