String.ToString Method (IFormatProvider)

Returns this instance of String; no actual conversion is performed.

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

'Declaration
Public Function ToString ( _
	provider As IFormatProvider _
) As String

Parameters

provider
Type: System.IFormatProvider

(Reserved) An object that supplies culture-specific formatting information.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The current string.

Implements

IConvertible.ToString(IFormatProvider)

provider is reserved, and does not currently participate in this operation.

Because this method simply returns the current string unchanged, there is no need to call it directly.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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