Riff Field

DataFormats.Riff Field


Specifies the Resource Interchange File Format (RIFF) audio format, which Windows Forms does not directly use. This static field is read-only.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public static readonly string Riff

Field Value

Type: System.String

RIFF is a broad-based specification, designed to be used in defining standard formats for different types of multimedia files.

This field is used by the IDataObject interface and the DataObject class to specify the data type.

When adding to an IDataObject or to an implementation of DataObject, use this field as the format for the IDataObject.SetData and DataObject.SetData methods.

To see if an object of this type exists, use this field as the format for the IDataObject.GetDataPresent and DataObject.GetDataPresent methods.

To get an object of this type, use this as the format for the IDataObject.GetData and DataObject.GetData methods.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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