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ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName Property

CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName Property

Gets or sets the three-letter code for the language as defined in the Windows API.

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

public string ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The three-letter code for the language as defined in the Windows API.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The value in a set operation is null.

ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The length of the value in a set operation does not range from 1 to 8 characters.

ArgumentException

The value in a set operation contains a character that is not in the range "a" to "z", "A" to "Z", or "0" to "9".

NotSupportedException

In a set operation, the current custom culture is a replacement culture.

The ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName property corresponds to the ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName property.

This property returns the same value as the Windows API method GetLocaleInfo with the LOCALE_SABBREVLANGNAME value. For example, the three-letter code for English (United States) as defined in the Windows API is "enu".

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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