.NET Framework (current version)
Gets the display name composed from the display name and address information specified when this instance was created.
System (in System.dll)
Public ReadOnly Property DisplayName As String
A String that contains the display name; otherwise, String.Empty ("") if no display name information was specified when this instance was created.
Display names that contain non-ASCII characters are returned in human-readable form. Use the ToString method to get the encoded form of the DisplayName.
Some software programs that are used to read e-mail display the DisplayName property value instead of, or in addition to, the e-mail address.
The following code example displays the DisplayName for the recipient of an e-mail message.
No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.
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Available since 2.0