JumpItem.CustomCategory Property


Gets or sets the name of the category the JumpItem is grouped with in the Windows 7 taskbar Jump List.

 property System::String ^ CustomCategory { System::String ^ get(); void set(System::String ^ value); };
public string CustomCategory { get; set; }
member this.CustomCategory : string with get, set
Public Property CustomCategory As String

Property Value


The name of the category the JumpItem is grouped with. The default is null.


If the CustomCategory property is null or Empty, the item is added to the Tasks category. If a value is specified, the item is added to a category that uses the specified name. Items in custom categories can be pinned to the Jump List by the user. When an item is pinned, it moves to an automatic category called Pinned. The user can also remove items from the Jump List.

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