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PercentSymbol Property

NumberFormatInfo.PercentSymbol Property

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

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

public string PercentSymbol { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The string to use as the percent symbol. The default for InvariantInfo is "%".

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

The property is being set to null.

InvalidOperationException

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" standard numeric format specifier or with a format string that includes the "%" custom numeric format specifier.

.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

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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