MailAddress.DisplayName Property

 

Gets the display name composed from the display name and address information specified when this instance was created.

Namespace:   System.Net.Mail
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

Public ReadOnly Property DisplayName As String

Property Value

Type: System.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.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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