YearFormat Enum


Specifies the intended format for the year in a DateTimeFormatter object.

public enum class YearFormat
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 65536)]
enum class YearFormat
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 65536)]
public enum YearFormat
var value = Windows.Globalization.DateTimeFormatting.YearFormat.none
Public Enum YearFormat

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced in 10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v1.0)


Abbreviated 2

Display an abbreviated version of the year (for example, "11" for Gregorian 2011).

Default 1

Display the year in the most natural way. It may be abbreviated or full depending on the context, such as the language or calendar that is being used.

Full 3

Display the year in its entirety (for example, "2011" for Gregorian 2011).

None 0

Do not display the year.

Applies to