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TimeZoneInfo.StandardName Property

Gets the localized display name for the time zone's standard time.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  System.Core (in System.Core.dll)

public string StandardName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The localized display name of the time zone's standard time.

The StandardName property is identical to the StandardName property of the TimeZone class.

The value of the StandardName property is usually, but not always, identical to that of the Id property.

The following example defines a method named DisplayDateWithTimeZoneName that uses the IsDaylightSavingTime(DateTime) method to determine whether to display a time zone's standard time name or daylight saving time name.

private void DisplayDateWithTimeZoneName(DateTime date1, TimeZoneInfo timeZone)
{
   Console.WriteLine("The time is {0:t} on {0:d} {1}", 
                     date1, 
                     timeZone.IsDaylightSavingTime(date1) ?
                         timeZone.DaylightName : timeZone.StandardName);   
}

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5

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