Convert enum to string in C#

In this article we will see how to convert an enum to string value using C#.
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Here we will convert from enum to string variable. For this purpose we will use ToString() method.

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
namespace ConsoleApplication5
    class Program
        enum Colors { Green = 1, Yellow = 2 };
        static void Main(string[] args)
            Enum myColors = Colors.Yellow;
            Console.WriteLine("The value of this instance is '{0}'",


The output of the above code would be The value of this instance is 'Yellow'.

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