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Operators.string<^T> Function (F#)

Den Delimarsky|Last Updated: 3/28/2018
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Converts the argument to a string using System.Object.ToString.

Namespace/Module Path: Microsoft.FSharp.Core.Operators

Assembly: FSharp.Core (in FSharp.Core.dll)


// Signature:
string : ^T -> string

// Usage:
string value


value Type: ^T

The input value.

Return Value

The converted string.


This function is null-safe, null values will return String.Empty.

For standard integer, decimal, floating point and DateTime values, and any other value that implementens System.IFormattable, this function calls the System.IFormattable.ToString method instead, with the culture set to System.Globalization.CultureInfo.InvariantCulture.

This function is named ToString in compiled assemblies. If you are accessing the function from a language other than F#, or through reflection, use this name.


Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2

Version Information

F# Core Library Versions

Supported in: 2.0, 4.0, Portable

See Also

Core.Operators Module (F#)

Microsoft.FSharp.Core Namespace (F#)

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