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helpstring

Specifies a character string that is used to describe the element to which it applies.

[ helpstring(
   "string"
) ]

Parameter

string
The text of the help string.

Attribute Context

Applies to interface, typedef, class, method, property
Repeatable No
Required attributes None
Invalid attributes None

For more information, see Attribute Contexts.

Remarks

The helpstring C++ attribute has the same functionality as the helpstring MIDL attribute.

Example

See the example for defaultvalue for an example of how to use helpstring.

See Also

IDL Attributes | Interface Attributes | Class Attributes | Method Attributes | Typedef, Enum, Union, and Struct Attributes | helpfile | helpcontext | Attributes Samples

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