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Type.GetEnumNames Method

Returns the names of the members of the current enumeration type.

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

public virtual string[] GetEnumNames()

Return Value

Type: System.String[]
An array that contains the names of the members of the enumeration.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The current type is not an enumeration.

The elements of the return value array are sorted by the binary values (that is, the unsigned values) of the enumerated constants. If the array contains enumerated constants with the same value, the order of their corresponding names is unspecified.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4
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