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SiteMapNode.Description Property

Gets or sets a description for the SiteMapNode.

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

public virtual string Description { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string that represents a description of the node; otherwise, String.Empty.

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

The node is read-only.

While the Title of a SiteMapNode is used by some navigation controls as a label or hyperlink, the Description is used as a ToolTip element for mouse over events.

A localized value of the Description property is returned if the EnableLocalization property is true.

TopicLocation
How to: Localize Site-Map DataBuilding ASP .NET Web Applications
How to: Localize Site-Map DataBuilding ASP .NET Web Applications

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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