Switch.Description Property

Gets a description of the switch.

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

public string Description { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The description of the switch. The default value is an empty string ("").

This property should indicate the function of the switch; for example, "Enables tracing for a directory watcher component." The value is set by the descriptor parameter in the Switch constructor.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

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