Specifies the name of the category in which to group the property or event when displayed in a property grid control set to Categorized mode.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Action||Gets a representing the Action category.|
|Appearance||Gets a representing the Appearance category.|
|Asynchronous||Gets a representing the Asynchronous category.|
|Behavior||Gets a representing the Behavior category.|
|Category||Gets the name of the category for the property or event that this attribute is applied to.|
|Data||Gets a representing the Data category.|
|Default||Gets a representing the Default category.|
|Design||Gets a representing the Design category.|
|DragDrop||Gets a representing the DragDrop category.|
|Focus||Gets a representing the Focus category.|
|Format||Gets a representing the Format category.|
|Key||Gets a representing the Key category.|
|Layout||Gets a representing the Layout category.|
|Mouse||Gets a representing the Mouse category.|
|WindowStyle||Gets a representing the WindowStyle category.|
|Equals||Returns whether the value of the specified object is equal to the current . (Overrides Attribute.Equals(Object).)|
|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 attribute. (Overrides Attribute.GetHashCode().)|
|GetLocalizedString||Looks up the localized name of the specified category.|
|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.)|
A indicates the category to associate the associated property or event with, when listing properties or events in a property grid control set to Categorized mode. If a has not been applied to a property or event, the property grid associates it with the Misc category. A new category can be created for any name by specifying the name of the category in the constructor for the .Notes to Inheritors
If you use category names other than the predefined names, and you want to localize your category names, you must override the GetLocalizedString method. Additionally, you can override the Category property to provide your own logic for localization.
The class defines the following common categories:
Properties related to available actions.
Properties related to how an entity appears.
Properties related to how an entity acts.
Properties related to data and data source management.
Properties that are grouped in a default category.
Properties that are available only at design time.
Properties related to drag-and-drop operations.
Properties related to focus.
Properties related to formatting.
Properties related to the keyboard.
Properties related to layout.
Properties related to the mouse.
Properties related to the window style of top-level forms.
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