SwitchAttribute Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the SwitchAttribute class, specifying the name and the type of the switch.

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

public SwitchAttribute(
	string switchName,
	Type switchType
)

Parameters

switchName
Type: System.String

The display name of the switch.

switchType
Type: System.Type

The type of the switch.

The switchName parameter should match the DisplayName property of the switch.

The following code example shows the use of the SwitchAttribute constructor to create a switch attribute. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the TraceSource class.

[SwitchAttribute("SourceSwitch", typeof(SourceSwitch))]
static void Main()

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

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