StringGetTypeCode Method
 

Returns the TypeCode for class String.

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

public TypeCode GetTypeCode()
public:
virtual TypeCode GetTypeCode() sealed
abstract GetTypeCode : unit -> TypeCode
override GetTypeCode : unit -> TypeCode
Public Function GetTypeCode As TypeCode

Return Value

Type:

The enumerated constant, TypeCodeString.

The following example displays the TypeCode enumerated constant for the String type.

// Sample for String.GetTypeCode()
using System;

class Sample 
{
    public static void Main() 
    {
    String str = "abc";
    TypeCode tc = str.GetTypeCode();
    Console.WriteLine("The type code for '{0}' is {1}, which represents {2}.", 
                         str, tc.ToString("D"), tc.ToString("F"));
    }
}
/*
This example produces the following results:
The type code for 'abc' is 18, which represents String.
*/
' Sample for String.GetTypeCode()
Imports System

Class Sample
   Public Shared Sub Main()
      Dim str As [String] = "abc"
      Dim tc As TypeCode = str.GetTypeCode()
      Console.WriteLine("The type code for '{0}' is {1}, which represents {2}.", _
                           str, tc.ToString("D"), tc.ToString("F"))
   End Sub 'Main
End Class 'Sample
'
'This example produces the following results:
'The type code for 'abc' is 18, which represents String.
'
// Sample for String.GetTypeCode()
using namespace System;
int main()
{
   String^ str = "abc";
   TypeCode tc = str->GetTypeCode();
   Console::WriteLine( "The type code for '{0}' is {1}, which represents {2}.", str, tc.ToString( "D" ), tc.ToString( "F" ) );
}

/*
This example produces the following results:
The type code for 'abc' is 18, which represents String.
*/
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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