IsRightToLeft Property

CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.IsRightToLeft Property


Gets or sets the predominant direction of lines of text in the writing system associated with the current CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder object.

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

public bool IsRightToLeft { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the predominant direction of lines of text in the current writing system is right-to-left; otherwise, false.

The application uses the IsRightToLeft property to determine the relative position of controls such as buttons and scroll bars in a graphical user interface.

To access the predominant direction of text in a custom culture created from the current CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder object, the application should use the IsRightToLeft property of the object returned by the TextInfo property of the custom culture.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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