HtmlEncode method

SPEncode.HtmlEncode method

Encodes the specified string so that special characters used in HTML are encoded as HTML entities.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

public static string HtmlEncode(
	string str


Type: System.String

The string to encode.

Return value

Type: System.String
The encoded version of the string that is passed to the method.

The HtmlEncode method converts characters to entities as follows:

  • < to &lt;

  • > to &gt;

  • & to &amp;

  • " to &quot;

  • ' to &#39;

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