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Uri.UnescapeComponent | unescapeComponent method

Converts the specified string by replacing any escape sequences with their unescaped representation.

Syntax


var string = Windows.Foundation.Uri.unescapeComponent(toUnescape);

Parameters

toUnescape

Type: String [JavaScript] | Platform::String [C++]

The string to convert.

Return value

Type: String [JavaScript] | Platform::String [C++]

The unescaped representation of stringToUnescape.

Remarks

Use UnescapeComponent as a utility if you want a user-readable string of just a component, for example just the Path value, unescaped.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Foundation
Windows::Foundation [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.Foundation
Windows::Foundation [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Uri
EscapeComponent

 

 

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