Tuple(Of T1).ToString Method ()

 

Returns a string that represents the value of this Tuple(Of T1) instance.

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

Public Overrides Function ToString As String

Return Value

Type: System.String

The string representation of this Tuple(Of T1) object.

The string returned by this method takes the form (Item1), where Item1 represents the value of the Item1 property. If the value of Item1 is null, it is represented as String.Empty.

The following example illustrates the ToString method.

Module Example
   Public Sub Main()
      Dim tuple1Double = Tuple.Create(3.456e-18)
      DisplayTuple(tuple1Double)

      Dim tuple1String = Tuple.Create("Australia")
      DisplayTuple(tuple1String)

      Dim tuple1Bool = Tuple.Create(True)
      DisplayTuple(tuple1Bool)

      Dim tuple1Char = Tuple.Create("a"c)
      DisplayTuple(tuple1Char)
   End Sub

   Private Sub DisplayTuple(obj As Object)
      Console.WriteLine(obj.ToString())
   End Sub
End Module
' The example displays the following output:
'       (3.456E-18)
'       (Australia)
'       (True)
'       (a)

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 4.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 8.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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