Returns the string containing the name of the specified era.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
'Declaration Public Function GetEraName ( _ era As Integer _ ) As String
public string GetEraName( int era )
The integer representing the era.
A string containing the name of the era.
The era name is the name a calendar uses to refer to a period of time reckoned from a fixed point or event. For example, "A.D." or "C.E." is the current era in the Gregorian calendar.
An array that contains the valid values for era is returned by the Eras property of the appropriate class derived from Calendar. For example, the JapaneseCalendar.Eras property returns a list of eras that are supported by this implementation.
Notes to Callers
Supported in: 5, 4, 3
Silverlight for Windows Phone
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0
Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0
For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.