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DisplayAttribute Class

 

Provides a general-purpose attribute that lets you specify localizable strings for types and members of entity partial classes.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations
Assembly:  System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations (in System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations.dll)

System.Object
  System.Attribute
    System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations.DisplayAttribute

[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method | AttributeTargets.Property | AttributeTargets.Field | AttributeTargets.Parameter, 
	AllowMultiple = false)]
public sealed class DisplayAttribute : Attribute

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodDisplayAttribute()

Initializes a new instance of the DisplayAttribute class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyAutoGenerateField

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether UI should be generated automatically in order to display this field.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyAutoGenerateFilter

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether filtering UI is automatically displayed for this field.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDescription

Gets or sets a value that is used to display a description in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyGroupName

Gets or sets a value that is used to group fields in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets or sets a value that is used for display in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOrder

Gets or sets the order weight of the column.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPrompt

Gets or sets a value that will be used to set the watermark for prompts in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyResourceType

Gets or sets the type that contains the resources for the ShortName, Name, Prompt, and Description properties.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyShortName

Gets or sets a value that is used for the grid column label.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTypeId

When implemented in a derived class, gets a unique identifier for this Attribute.(Inherited from Attribute.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetAutoGenerateField()

Returns the value of the AutoGenerateField property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetAutoGenerateFilter()

Returns a value that indicates whether UI should be generated automatically in order to display filtering for this field.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetDescription()

Returns the value of the Description property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetGroupName()

Returns the value of the GroupName property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Returns the hash code for this instance.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetName()

Returns a value that is used for field display in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetOrder()

Returns the value of the Order property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetPrompt()

Returns the value of the Prompt property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetShortName()

Returns the value of the ShortName property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodIsDefaultAttribute()

When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether the value of this instance is the default value for the derived class.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodMatch(Object)

When overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute.GetIDsOfNames(Guid, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute.GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can be used to get the type information for an interface.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute.GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32)

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute.Invoke(UInt32, Guid, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

The properties of this class can be used either as literals or as resource identifiers for a specified ResourceType instance.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 3.0

Any public static ( Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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