PercentSymbol Property

NumberFormatInfo.PercentSymbol Property


Gets or sets the string to use as the percent symbol.

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

public string PercentSymbol { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The string to use as the percent symbol. The default for InvariantInfo is "%".

Exception Condition

The property is being set to null.


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

The string assigned to the PercentSymbol property is included in the result string when a numeric value is formatted with the "P" or with a format string that includes the "%" .

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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