TraceSource::Name Property

Gets the name of the trace source.

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

public:
property String^ Name {
	String^ get ();
}

Property Value

Type: System::String
The name of the trace source.

The name is set by the name parameter passed to the constructor or by the trace source name attribute in the configuration file.

The following XML element shows the naming of a trace source in the configuration file.

<configuration>
  <system.diagnostics>
    <sources>
      <source name="TraceTest">
      </source>
    </sources>
  </system.diagnostics>
</configuration>

The following code sample shows how to name a trace source in the constructor call. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the TraceSource class.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

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
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