.NET Framework Class Library
EditorBrowsableState Enumeration

Specifies the browsable state of a property or method from within an editor.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)
Syntax
Public Enumeration EditorBrowsableState
public enum EditorBrowsableState
public enum class EditorBrowsableState
type EditorBrowsableState
Members
Member nameDescription
Supported by the XNA Framework Supported by Portable Class Library Supported in .NET for Windows Store appsAdvancedThe property or method is a feature that only advanced users should see. An editor can either show or hide such properties.
Supported by the XNA Framework Supported by Portable Class Library Supported in .NET for Windows Store appsAlwaysThe property or method is always browsable from within an editor.
Supported by the XNA Framework Supported by Portable Class Library Supported in .NET for Windows Store appsNeverThe property or method is never browsable from within an editor.
Remarks

This class is used by a visual designer to determine what is visible to the user. For example, the IntelliSense engine in Visual Studio never shows methods or properties that are marked as Never. Use EditorBrowsableAttribute to specify the EditorBrowsableState for a member.

Examples

For an example of using the EditorBrowsableState enumerator, see the sample code in EditorBrowsableAttribute class.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1
Platforms

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.