MemberDescriptor.Category Property

Gets the name of the category to which the member belongs, as specified in the CategoryAttribute.

Namespace:  System.ComponentModel
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public virtual string Category { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name of the category to which the member belongs. If there is no CategoryAttribute, the category name is set to the default category, Misc.

A visual designer can use this property value to display members in categories.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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