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MSDN Library

Marshal.SystemMaxDBCSCharSize Field

Represents the maximum size of a double byte character set (DBCS) size, in bytes, for the current operating system. This field is read-only.

Namespace:  System.Runtime.InteropServices
Assemblies:   System.Runtime.InteropServices (in System.Runtime.InteropServices.dll)
  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

'Declaration
Public Shared ReadOnly SystemMaxDBCSCharSize As Integer

The following example demonstrates the SystemDefaultCharSize field. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the Marshal class.

' Demonstrate the use of public static fields of the Marshal class.
Console.WriteLine("SystemDefaultCharSize={0}, SystemMaxDBCSCharSize={1}", Marshal.SystemDefaultCharSize, Marshal.SystemMaxDBCSCharSize)

.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

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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