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Console.WriteLine Method (Char[], Int32, Int32)

Writes the specified subarray of Unicode characters, followed by the current line terminator, to the standard output stream.

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

public static void WriteLine (
	char[] buffer,
	int index,
	int count
public static void WriteLine (
	char[] buffer, 
	int index, 
	int count
public static function WriteLine (
	buffer : char[], 
	index : int, 
	count : int
Not applicable.



An array of Unicode characters.


The starting position in buffer.


The number of characters to write.

Exception typeCondition


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


index or count is less than zero.


index plus count specify a position that is not within buffer.


An I/O error occurred.

This method writes count characters starting at position index of buffer to the standard output stream.

For more information about the line terminator, see the Remarks section of the WriteLine method that takes no parameters.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 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