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RegionInfo.CurrentRegion Property

Gets the RegionInfo that represents the country/region used by the current thread.

Namespace:  System.Globalization
Assemblies:   System.Globalization (in System.Globalization.dll)
  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static RegionInfo CurrentRegion { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Globalization.RegionInfo
The RegionInfo that represents the country/region used by the current thread.

The value of this property is based on the culture selected through the regional and language options portion of Control Panel. However, that information can change during the life of the AppDomain. The RegionInfo class does not automatically detect changes in the system settings, but the CurrentRegion property is updated when you call the ClearCachedData method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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