AssemblyTitleAttribute Class

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Specifies a description for an assembly.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: System.Reflection
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)


<AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Assembly, Inherited := False)> _
Public NotInheritable Class AssemblyTitleAttribute _
    Inherits Attribute
[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Assembly, Inherited = false)]
public sealed class AssemblyTitleAttribute : Attribute

The AssemblyTitleAttribute type exposes the following members.


Name Description
AssemblyTitleAttribute Initializes a new instance of the AssemblyTitleAttribute class.



Name Description
Title Gets assembly title information.



Name Description
Equals Infrastructure. Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
GetHashCode Returns the hash code for this instance. (Inherited from Attribute.)
GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Match When overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)



The assembly title is a friendly name, which can include spaces. The attribute is stored in the assembly manifest.

In Windows Vista, the information specified for this attribute appears on the Details tab of the Windows File Properties dialog box for the assembly. The property name is File description. In Windows XP, this information appears on the Version tab of the Windows File Properties dialog box.

For more information on assembly attributes, see Setting Assembly Attributes in the full .NET Framework documentation.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0


Windows Phone

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also


System.Reflection Namespace