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UnicodeEncoding enumeration

Specifies the type of character encoding for a stream.

Syntax


var value = Windows.Storage.Streams.UnicodeEncoding.utf8;

Members

The UnicodeEncoding enumeration has these members.

MemberValueDescription
Utf8 | utf80

The encoding is UTF-8.

Utf16LE | utf16LE1

The encoding is UTF-16, with the least significant byte first in the two eight-bit bytes.

Utf16BE | utf16BE2

The encoding is UTF-16, with the most significant byte first in the two eight-bit bytes.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Storage.Streams
Windows::Storage::Streams [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.Storage.Streams
Windows::Storage::Streams [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

Attributes

[Version(0x06020000)]

See also

DataReader.UnicodeEncoding
DataWriter.UnicodeEncoding
FileIO
PathIO

 

 

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