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CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.ISOCurrencySymbol Property

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

Gets or sets the three-character ISO 4217 currency symbol associated with the country/region.

Namespace: System.Globalization
Assembly: sysglobl (in sysglobl.dll)

public string ISOCurrencySymbol { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_ISOCurrencySymbol ()

/** @property */
public void set_ISOCurrencySymbol (String value)

public function get ISOCurrencySymbol () : String

public function set ISOCurrencySymbol (value : String)

Property Value

The three-character ISO 4217 currency symbol associated with the country/region.

Exception typeCondition


This is a neutral culture.


In a set operation, the value is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).


In a set operation, the value is not from 0 through 8 characters long.

The ISOCurrencySymbol property corresponds to the RegionInfo.ISOCurrencySymbol property.

A list of the three-character ISO 4217 currency symbols is provided in the RegionInfo class topic. For example, the ISO 4217 currency symbol for the United States dollar is "USD".

  • Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see .

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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