.NET/Link API Version 1.7 USE FRAMES

IMathLink.GetString Method 

Reads a Mathematica character string.

[Visual Basic]
Function GetString() As String
string GetString();


Because both .NET and Mathematica strings are in Unicode, the string as read is an exact match to its Mathematica representation.

Use GetStringCRLF if you need a string with the Windows newline convention.


Exception Type Condition
MathLinkException If the waiting data cannot be read in this format, or on any other MathLink error.

See Also

IMathLink Interface | Wolfram.NETLink Namespace | GetStringCRLF | GetByteString