FormatProvider Property

MaskedTextBox.FormatProvider Property

Gets or sets the IFormatProvider to use when performing type validation.

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

property IFormatProvider^ FormatProvider {
	IFormatProvider^ get ();
	void set (IFormatProvider^ value);
/** @property */
public IFormatProvider get_FormatProvider ()

/** @property */
public void set_FormatProvider (IFormatProvider value)

public function get FormatProvider () : IFormatProvider

public function set FormatProvider (value : IFormatProvider)

Not applicable.

Property Value

An object that implements the IFormatProvider interface.

FormatProvider determines which symbols are used for the currency, date, and other culture-specific mask placeholders when type validation occurs and the control has a non-null ValidatingType property.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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