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AlternateView.CreateAlternateViewFromString Method (String)

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

Creates a AlternateView to view an email message using the content specified in the string.

Namespace: System.Net.Mail
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public static AlternateView CreateAlternateViewFromString (
	string content
public static AlternateView CreateAlternateViewFromString (
	String content
public static function CreateAlternateViewFromString (
	content : String
) : AlternateView



The String that contains the content of the email message.

Return Value

An AlternateView object.

Exception typeCondition


content is null.

The default media type is plain text and the default encoding is ASCII.

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