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DateTimeFormat Class
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DateTimeFormat Class

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Specifies date-time format options.


Namespace:  System.Runtime.Serialization
Assemblies:   System.Runtime.Serialization.Json (in System.Runtime.Serialization.Json.dll)
  System.Runtime.Serialization (in System.Runtime.Serialization.dll)

public class DateTimeFormat

The DateTimeFormat type exposes the following members.

Public methodDateTimeFormat(String)Initializes a new instance of the DateTimeFormat class using the format string.
Public methodDateTimeFormat(String, IFormatProvider)Initializes a new instance of the DateTimeFormat class using the format string and format provider.

Public propertyDateTimeStylesGets or sets the formatting options that customize string parsing for some date and time parsing methods.
Public propertyFormatProviderGets an object that controls formatting.
Public propertyFormatStringGets the format strings to control the formatting produced when a date or time is represented as a string.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

.NET for Windows Phone apps

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

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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