MessagingDescriptionAttribute MessagingDescriptionAttribute MessagingDescriptionAttribute MessagingDescriptionAttribute Class


Specifies a description for a property or event.

public ref class MessagingDescriptionAttribute : System::ComponentModel::DescriptionAttribute
public class MessagingDescriptionAttribute : System.ComponentModel.DescriptionAttribute
type MessagingDescriptionAttribute = class
    inherit DescriptionAttribute
Public Class MessagingDescriptionAttribute
Inherits DescriptionAttribute


A visual designer can display the description when referencing the component member, such as in a Properties window. Access the Description property to get or set the text associated with this attribute.


MessagingDescriptionAttribute(String) MessagingDescriptionAttribute(String) MessagingDescriptionAttribute(String) MessagingDescriptionAttribute(String)

Initializes a new instance of the MessagingDescriptionAttribute class, using the specified description.


Description Description Description Description

Gets description text associated with the item monitored.

DescriptionValue DescriptionValue DescriptionValue DescriptionValue

Gets or sets the string stored as the description.

(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute)
TypeId TypeId TypeId TypeId

When implemented in a derived class, gets a unique identifier for this Attribute.

(Inherited from Attribute)


Equals(Object) Equals(Object) Equals(Object) Equals(Object)

Returns whether the value of the given object is equal to the current DescriptionAttribute.

(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute)
GetHashCode() GetHashCode() GetHashCode() GetHashCode()

Returns the hash code for this instance.

(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute)
GetType() GetType() GetType() GetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.

(Inherited from Object)
IsDefaultAttribute() IsDefaultAttribute() IsDefaultAttribute() IsDefaultAttribute()

Returns a value indicating whether this is the default DescriptionAttribute instance.

(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute)
Match(Object) Match(Object) Match(Object) Match(Object)

When overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object.

(Inherited from Attribute)
MemberwiseClone() MemberwiseClone() MemberwiseClone() MemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.

(Inherited from Object)
ToString() ToString() ToString() ToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.

(Inherited from Object)

Explicit Interface Implementations

_Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.

(Inherited from Attribute)
_Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr) _Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can be used to get the type information for an interface.

(Inherited from Attribute)
_Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32) _Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32) _Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32) _Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32)

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).

(Inherited from Attribute)
_Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr) _Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr) _Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr) _Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.

(Inherited from Attribute)

Applies to

See also