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String::Concat Method (Object)

Creates the string representation of a specified object.

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

public:
static String^ Concat(
	Object^ arg0
)

Parameters

arg0
Type: System::Object

The object to represent, or nullptr.

Return Value

Type: System::String
The string representation of the value of arg0, or String::Empty if arg0 is nullptr.

The Concat(Object) method represents arg0 as a string by calling its parameterless ToString method.

The following example demonstrates the Concat method.

using namespace System;

int main()
{
   int i = -123;
   Object^ o = i;
   array<Object^>^objs = { -123, -456, -789};
   Console::WriteLine("Concatenate 1, 2, and 3 objects:");
   Console::WriteLine("1) {0}", String::Concat(o));
   Console::WriteLine("2) {0}", String::Concat(o, o));
   Console::WriteLine("3) {0}", String::Concat(o, o, o));

   Console::WriteLine("\nConcatenate 4 objects and a variable length parameter list:" );
   Console::WriteLine("4) {0}", String::Concat(o, o, o, o));
   Console::WriteLine("5) {0}", String::Concat( o, o, o, o, o));
   Console::WriteLine("\nConcatenate a 3-element object array:");
   Console::WriteLine("6) {0}", String::Concat(objs));
}
// The example displays the following output: 
//    Concatenate 1, 2, and 3 objects: 
//    1) -123 
//    2) -123-123 
//    3) -123-123-123 
//     
//    Concatenate 4 objects and a variable length parameter list: 
//    4) -123-123-123-123 
//    5) -123-123-123-123-123 
//     
//    Concatenate a 3-element object array: 
//    6) -123-456-789

.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

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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