FileVersionInfo.CompanyName Property


Gets the name of the company that produced the file.

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

Public ReadOnly Property CompanyName As String

Property Value

Type: System.String

The name of the company that produced the file or null if the file did not contain version information.

The following example calls GetVersionInfo to get the FileVersionInfo for the Notepad. Then it prints the CompanyName in a text box. This code assumes textBox1 has been instantiated.

Private Sub GetCompanyName()
    ' Get the file version for the notepad.
    Dim myFileVersionInfo As FileVersionInfo = _
        FileVersionInfo.GetVersionInfo(Environment.SystemDirectory + "\Notepad.exe")

    ' Print the company name.
    textBox1.Text = "The company name: " & myFileVersionInfo.CompanyName
End Sub 'GetCompanyName

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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