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StringEmpty Field

Represents the empty string. This field is read-only.

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

public static readonly string Empty
static initonly String^ Empty
static val Empty : string
Public Shared ReadOnly Empty As String

Field Value


The value of this field is the zero-length string, "".

In application code, this field is most commonly used in assignments to initialize a string variable to an empty string. To test whether the value of a string is either null or StringEmpty, use the IsNullOrEmpty method.

Version Information
Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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