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MaskedTextProvider.IncludeLiterals Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether literal characters in the input mask should be included in the formatted string.

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

public bool IncludeLiterals { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if literals are included; otherwise, false. The default is true.

The IncludePrompt and IncludeLiterals properties will determine whether prompt and literal characters appear when calling the ToString method. By setting both of these properties to false, the parsed string will represent only the characters entered by the user.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.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.