Type.GetEnumNames Method ()

.NET Framework (current version)
 

Returns the names of the members of the current enumeration type.

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

abstract GetEnumNames : unit -> string[]
override GetEnumNames : unit -> string[]

Return Value

Type: System.String[]

An array that contains the names of the members of the enumeration.

Exception Condition
ArgumentException

The current type is not an enumeration.

The elements of the return value array are sorted by the binary values (that is, the unsigned values) of the enumerated constants. If the array contains enumerated constants with the same value, the order of their corresponding names is unspecified.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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