C# | Convert.ToString(String, IFormatProvider) Method

This method is used to returns the specified string instance and no actual conversion is performed.

Syntax:

public static string ToString (String, IFormatProvider);

Parameters:

  • value: It is the string to return.
  • provider: It is an object that supplies culture-specific formatting information. This parameter is ignored.

Return Value: This method returns value is returned unchanged.

Below programs illustrate the use of Convert.ToString(String, IFormatProvider) Method:



Example 1:

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// C# program to demonstrate the
// Convert.ToString() Method
using System;
using System.Globalization;
  
class GFG {
  
    // Main Method
    public static void Main()
    {
        try {
  
            // creating object of CultureInfo
            CultureInfo cultures = 
              new CultureInfo("en-US");
  
            // declaring and intializing String array
            string[] values = {"amar", "akbar",
                                    "anthony"};
  
            // calling get() Method
            Console.Write("Converted string value"
                  + " from a specified string: ");
  
            for (int j = 0; j < values.Length; j++) 
            {
                get(values[j], cultures);
            }
        }
  
        catch (FormatException e) 
        {
            Console.WriteLine("\n");
            Console.Write("Exception Thrown: ");
            Console.Write("{0}", e.GetType(), e.Message);
        }
  
        catch (OverflowException e) 
        {
            Console.WriteLine("\n");
            Console.Write("Exception Thrown: ");
            Console.Write("{0}", e.GetType(), e.Message);
        }
    }
  
    // Defining get() method
    public static void get(string s,
               CultureInfo cultures)
    {
  
        // converting string to specified string
        string val = Convert.ToString(s, cultures);
  
        // display the converted string value
        Console.Write(" {0} ", val);
    }
}

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Output:

Converted string value from a specified string:  amar  akbar  anthony

Example 2:

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// C# program to demonstrate the
// Convert.ToString() Method
using System;
using System.Globalization;
  
class GFG {
  
    // Main Method
    public static void Main()
    {
        // creating object of CultureInfo
        CultureInfo cultures = 
          new CultureInfo("en-US");
  
        // declaring and initializing a String array
        string value = "The Accidental Prime Minister";
  
        // calling get() Method
        Console.Write("Converted String: ");
  
        // converting string to specified string
        string val = Convert.ToString(value, cultures);
  
        // display the converted string value
        Console.Write("{0}", val);
    }
}

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Output:

Converted String: The Accidental Prime Minister

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