Application.ProductName Property

Gets the product name associated with this application.

Namespace: System.Windows.Forms
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in

public static string ProductName { get; }
/** @property */
public static String get_ProductName ()

public static function get ProductName () : String

Property Value

The product name.

ProductName is taken from the metadata of the assembly containing the main form of the current application. You can set it by setting AssemblyProductAttribute inside of your assembly manifest. For more information, see Assembly Manifest.

The following code example gets this property and displays its value in a text box. The example requires that textBox1 has been placed on a form.

private void PrintProductName() {
    textBox1.Text = "The product name is: " +

private void PrintProductName()
    textBox1.set_Text("The product name is: "
        + Application.get_ProductName());
} //PrintProductName

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0