Assembly Information Dialog Box

 

For the latest documentation on Visual Studio 2017, see Visual Studio 2017 Documentation.

For the latest documentation on Visual Studio 2017, see Assembly Information Dialog Box on docs.microsoft.com. The Assembly Information dialog box is used to specify the values of the .NET Framework global assembly attributes, which are stored in the AssemblyInfo file created automatically with your project. In Solution Explorer, the file is located in the My Project node in Visual Basic (click Show All files to view it); it is located under Properties in Visual C#. For more information about assembly attributes, see Attributes.

To access this dialog box, select a project node in Solution Explorer, and then, on the Project menu, click Properties. When the Project Designer appears, click the Application tab. On the Application page, click the Assembly Information button.

Title
Specifies a title for the assembly manifest. Corresponds to AssemblyTitleAttribute.

Description
Specifies an optional description for the assembly manifest. Corresponds to AssemblyDescriptionAttribute.

Company
Specifies a company name for the assembly manifest. Corresponds to AssemblyCompanyAttribute.

Product
Specifies a product name for the assembly manifest. Corresponds to AssemblyProductAttribute.

Copyright
Specifies a copyright notice for the assembly manifest. Corresponds to AssemblyCopyrightAttribute.

Trademark
Specifies a trademark for the assembly manifest. Corresponds to AssemblyTrademarkAttribute.

Assembly Version
Specifies the version of the assembly. Corresponds to AssemblyVersionAttribute.

File Version
Specifies a version number that instructs the compiler to use a specific version for the Win32 file version resource. Corresponds to AssemblyFileVersionAttribute.

GUID
A unique GUID that identifies the assembly. When you create a project, Visual Studio generates a GUID for the assembly. Corresponds to Guid.

Neutral Language
Specifies which culture the assembly supports. Corresponds to NeutralResourcesLanguageAttribute. The default is (None).

Make assembly COM-Visible
Specifies whether types in the assembly will be available to COM. Corresponds to ComVisibleAttribute.

Application Page, Project Designer (Visual Basic)
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