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Encoding.EncodingName Property

Gets the human-readable description of the encoding.

[Visual Basic]
Public Overridable ReadOnly Property EncodingName As String
public virtual string EncodingName {get;}
public: __property virtual String* get_EncodingName();
public function get EncodingName() : String;

Property Value

The human-readable description of the encoding.


An example of an EncodingName is Hebrew (DOS) for code page 862.


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

Encoding Class | Encoding Members | System.Text Namespace