SecureString.Length Property


Gets the number of characters in the current secure string.

 property int Length { int get(); };
public int Length { get; }
member this.Length : int
Public ReadOnly Property Length As Integer

Property Value

The number of Char objects in this secure string.


This secure string has already been disposed.


The Length property returns the number of Char objects in this instance, not the number of Unicode characters. A Unicode character might be represented by more than one Char object.

The maximum length of a SecureString instance is 65,536 characters.

Applies to