CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName CultureAndRegionInfoBuilder.ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName Property


Gets or sets the three-letter code for the language as defined in the Windows API.

 property System::String ^ ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName { System::String ^ get(); void set(System::String ^ value); };
public string ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName { get; set; }
member this.ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName : string with get, set
Public Property ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName As String

Property Value

The three-letter code for the language as defined in the Windows API.


The length of the value in a set operation does not range from 1 to 8 characters.

The value in a set operation contains a character that is not in the range "a" to "z", "A" to "Z", or "0" to "9".

In a set operation, the current custom culture is a replacement culture.


The ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName property corresponds to the ThreeLetterWindowsLanguageName property.

This property returns the same value as the Windows API method GetLocaleInfo with the LOCALE_SABBREVLANGNAME value. For example, the three-letter code for English (United States) as defined in the Windows API is "enu".

Applies to