Getting the name of the Enumeration Constant having Specified value in C#
Enum.GetName(Type, Object) Method is used to get the name of the constant in the specified enumeration that has the specified value.
public static string GetName (Type enumType, object value);
- enumType: It is an enumeration type.
- value: It is the value of a particular enumerated constant in terms of its underlying type.
Returns: It is a string containing the name of the enumerated constant in enumType whose value is the value or null if no such constant is found.
- ArgumentNullException: If the enumType or value is null.
- ArgumentException: If the enumType is not an Enum or value is neither of type enumType nor does it have the same underlying type as enumType.
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