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NumberFormatInfo::CurrencyNegativePattern Property

Gets or sets the format pattern for negative currency values.

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

public:
property int CurrencyNegativePattern {
	int get ();
	void set (int value);
}

Property Value

Type: System::Int32
The format pattern for negative currency values. The default for InvariantInfo is 0, which represents "($n)", where "$" is the CurrencySymbol and n is a number.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The property is being set to a value that is less than 0 or greater than 15.

InvalidOperationException

The property is being set and the NumberFormatInfo object is read-only.

The CurrencyNegativePattern property is used with the "C" standard format string to define the pattern of negative currency values. For more information, see Standard Numeric Format Strings. This property has one of the values in the following table. The symbol "$" is the CurrencySymbol, the symbol "-" is the NegativeSign, and n is a number.

Value

Associated pattern

0

($n)

1

-$n

2

$-n

3

$n-

4

(n$)

5

-n$

6

n-$

7

n$-

8

-n $

9

-$ n

10

n $-

11

$ n-

12

$ -n

13

n- $

14

($ n)

15

(n $)

The following example shows how the CurrencyNegativePattern property defines the format of negative currency values. It retrieves all the specific cultures that are defined on the host computer and displays each culture's CurrencyNegativePattern property value, its associated pattern, and a number formatted as a currency value.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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