DisplayAttribute.GetDescription DisplayAttribute.GetDescription DisplayAttribute.GetDescription DisplayAttribute.GetDescription Method

Definition

Returns the value of the Description property.

public:
 System::String ^ GetDescription();
public string GetDescription ();
member this.GetDescription : unit -> string
Public Function GetDescription () As String

Returns

The localized description, if the ResourceType has been specified and the Description property represents a resource key; otherwise, the non-localized value of the Description property.

Exceptions

The ResourceType property and the Description property are initialized, but a public static property that has a name that matches the Description value could not be found for the ResourceType property.

Remarks

The Description property is typically used as a tooltip for the property that is annotated with this attribute.

Applies to