FullDateTimePattern Property

DateTimeFormatInfo.FullDateTimePattern Property

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Gets or sets the custom format string for a long date and long time value, which is associated with the "F" standard date and time format string.

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

public string FullDateTimePattern { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The custom format string for a long date and long time value, which is associated with the "F" standard date and time format string.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

An attempt was made to set the property to null.

InvalidOperationException

The DateTimeFormatInfo object is read-only.

This property is affected if the value of the Calendar property changes.

The following example displays the value of FullDateTimePattern for a few cultures.


using System;
using System.Globalization;

public class Example
{
   public static void Demo(System.Windows.Controls.TextBlock outputBlock)
   {
      // Displays the values of the pattern properties.
      outputBlock.Text += " CULTURE    PROPERTY VALUE" + "\n";
      PrintPattern(outputBlock, "en-US");
      PrintPattern(outputBlock, "ar-EG");
      PrintPattern(outputBlock, "fr-FR");
   }

   public static void PrintPattern(System.Windows.Controls.TextBlock outputBlock, String myCulture)
   {
      DateTimeFormatInfo myDTFI = new CultureInfo(myCulture).DateTimeFormat;
      outputBlock.Text += String.Format("  {0}     {1}", 
                                        myCulture, myDTFI.FullDateTimePattern) + "\n";
   }
}
/*
This example produces the following output.
    CULTURE    PROPERTY VALUE
     en-US     dddd, MMMM dd, yyyy h:mm:ss tt
     ar-EG     dd MMMM, yyyy hh:mm:ss tt
     fr-FR     dddd d MMMM yyyy HH:mm:ss
*/


Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

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