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Entity ClassMIME4NET Class Library Documentation
MIME entity. An entity has a header and a body (see RFC 2045).
Inheritance Hierarchy

System Object
  NI.Email.Mime.Message Entity
    NI.Email.Mime.Message BodyPart
    NI.Email.Mime.Message MimeMessage

Namespace: NI.Email.Mime.Message
Assembly: NI.Email.Mime (in NI.Email.Mime.dll) Version: 1.8.5168.22709

public abstract class Entity

The Entity type exposes the following members.


Protected methodEntity
Initializes a new instance of the Entity class

Protected methodEnsureBodyCharset
Protected methodEnsureBodyWriteCharset
Public methodEquals
Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalize
Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCode
Serves as a hash function for a particular type.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetType
Gets the type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodIsMimeType
Determines if the MIME type of this Entity matches the given one. MIME types are case-insensitive.
Protected methodMemberwiseClone
Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToString
Returns a string that represents the current object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodWriteTo
Writes current Entity to output stream

Public propertyBody
Gets the body of this entity.
Public propertyCharset
Determines the MIME character set encoding of this Entity.
Public propertyContentTransferEncoding
Determines the transfer encoding of this Entity.
Public propertyCurrentEncoding
Public propertyHeader
Gets the entity header.
Public propertyIsMultipart
Determines if the MIME type of this Entity is multipart/*. Since multipart-entities must have a boundary parameter in the Content-Type field this method returns false if no boundary exists.
Public propertyMimeType
Determines the MIME type of this Entity. The MIME type is derived by looking at the parent's Content-Type field if no Content-Type field is set for this Entity.
Public propertyParent
Gets the parent entity of this entity. Returns null if this is the root entity.
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