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FileVersionInfo.ProductMajorPart Property

Gets the major part of the version number for the product this file is associated with.

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

public int ProductMajorPart { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
A value representing the major part of the product version number or null if the file did not contain version information.

Typically, a version number is displayed as "major number.minor number.build number.private part number". A product version number is a 64-bit number that holds the version number as follows:

This property gets the first set of 16 bits.

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

private void GetProductMajorPart() {
    // Get the file version for the notepad.
    FileVersionInfo myFileVersionInfo = FileVersionInfo.GetVersionInfo("%systemroot%\\Notepad.exe");

    // Print the product major part number.
    textBox1.Text = "Product major part number: " + myFileVersionInfo.ProductMajorPart;
 }

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

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, 1.1, 1.0
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