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NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute Constructor (String, UltimateResourceFallbackLocation)

Note: This constructor is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Initializes a new instance of the NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute class with the specified ultimate resource fallback location.

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

public NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute (
	string cultureName,
	UltimateResourceFallbackLocation location
public NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute (
	String cultureName, 
	UltimateResourceFallbackLocation location
public function NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute (
	cultureName : String, 
	location : UltimateResourceFallbackLocation



The name of the culture that the current assembly's neutral resources were written in.


An UltimateResourceFallbackLocation enumeration value indicating the location from which to retrieve neutral fallback resources.

Exception typeCondition


cultureName is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


location is not a member of UltimateResourceFallbackLocation.

Use the NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute constructor with the UltimateResourceFallbackLocation enumeration to specify whether the ResourceManager class is to retrieve neutral fallback resources from the main application assembly (the default), or from a satellite assembly specified by the CurrentUICulture and the FallbackLocation properties.

For possible names of a culture, see CultureInfo.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0