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Char.ToString Method ()

Converts the value of this instance to its equivalent string representation.

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

public override string ToString ()
public String ToString ()
public override function ToString () : String
Not applicable.

Return Value

The string representation of the value of this instance.

The following code example demonstrates ToString.

using System;

public class ToStringSample {
	public static void Main() {
		char ch = 'a';
		Console.WriteLine(ch.ToString());		// Output: "a"

		Console.WriteLine(Char.ToString('b'));	// Output: "b"
	}
}

import System.*;

public class ToStringSample
{
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        char ch = 'a';
        Console.WriteLine(((Char)ch).ToString()); // Output: "a"
        Console.WriteLine(Char.ToString('b')); // Output: "b"
    } //main
} //ToStringSample

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0
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