Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
/** @property */ public static Encoding get_InputEncoding () /** @property */ public static void set_InputEncoding (Encoding value)
public static function get InputEncoding () : Encoding public static function set InputEncoding (value : Encoding)
Property ValueThe encoding used to read console input.
The property value in a set operation is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).
This property's set operation is not supported on Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, or Windows Millennium Edition.
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The console uses the input encoding to translate keyboard input into a corresponding character. The input encoding incorporates a code page that maps 256 keyboard character codes to individual characters. Different code pages include different special characters, typically customized for a language or a group of languages.