FileVersionInfo.PrivateBuild Property


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Gets information about a private version of the file.

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

public string PrivateBuild { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

Information about a private version of the file or null if the file did not contain version information.

This information is present when IsPrivateBuild is true.

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

private void GetPrivateBuild()
    // Get the file version for the notepad.
    FileVersionInfo myFileVersionInfo =
        FileVersionInfo.GetVersionInfo(Environment.SystemDirectory + "\\Notepad.exe");

    // Print the private build number.
    textBox1.Text = "Private build number: " + myFileVersionInfo.PrivateBuild;

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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