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VbStrConv Enumeration

Indicates which type of conversion to perform when calling the StrConv function.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

[FlagsAttribute]
public enum VbStrConv

Member nameDescription
NonePerforms no conversion.
UppercaseConverts the string to uppercase characters. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbUpperCase.
LowercaseConverts the string to lowercase characters. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbLowerCase.
ProperCaseConverts the first letter of every word in the string to uppercase. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbProperCase.
WideConverts narrow (single-byte) characters in the string to wide (double-byte) characters. Applies to Asian locales. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbWide.
NarrowConverts wide (double-byte) characters in the string to narrow (single-byte) characters. Applies to Asian locales. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbNarrow.
KatakanaConverts Hiragana characters in the string to Katakana characters. Applies to Japanese locale only. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbKatakana.
HiraganaConverts Katakana characters in the string to Hiragana characters. Applies to Japanese locale only. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbHiragana.
SimplifiedChineseConverts the string to Simplified Chinese characters. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbSimplifiedChinese.
TraditionalChineseConverts the string to Traditional Chinese characters. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbTraditionalChinese.
LinguisticCasingConverts the string from file system rules for casing to linguistic rules. This member is equivalent to the Visual Basic constant vbLinguisticCasing.

When you call the StrConv function, you can use the following enumeration members in your code in place of the actual values. The Conversion argument takes the VbStrConv enumeration members.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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