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C# get/set property question

Bobby Sharma
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Joined: Mar 18, 2008
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I don't know difference between these two code snippet.

and this one.

please explain.

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Matthew Brown

Joined: Apr 06, 2010
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The first version uses "automatic properties", which are syntactic sugar: if you want a simple getter/setter pair you can use this and the private backing variable will be automatically declared (and hidden from you) - it's a short-cut.

Which means that the example isn't right - you shouldn't also declare private variables. The correct idiom is:
Bobby Sharma
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good explanation. thank you, Matthew.
I agree. Here's the link:
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