RuntimeInformation.FrameworkDescription RuntimeInformation.FrameworkDescription RuntimeInformation.FrameworkDescription RuntimeInformation.FrameworkDescription Property


Returns a string that indicates the name of the .NET installation on which an app is running.

 static property System::String ^ FrameworkDescription { System::String ^ get(); };
public static string FrameworkDescription { get; }
member this.FrameworkDescription : string
Public Shared ReadOnly Property FrameworkDescription As String

Property Value

The name of the .NET installation on which the app is running.


The property returns a string that starts with one of the following and indicates the name of the currently executing .NET implementation, usually followed by the current version:

  • ".NET Core".

  • ".NET Framework".

  • ".NET Native".

Applies to