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SoundPlayer Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the SoundPlayer class, and attaches the specified .wav file.

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

public SoundPlayer(
	string soundLocation


Type: System.String

The location of a .wav file to load.


The URL value specified by soundLocation cannot be resolved.

The string passed to the soundLocation parameter can be either a file path or a URL to a .wav file. If the path or URL is not valid, the SoundPlayer will still be constructed, but subsequent calls to a load or play method will fail.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5