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CategoryAttribute Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the CategoryAttribute class using the specified category name.

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

public CategoryAttribute(
	string category


Type: System.String
The name of the category.

If the name you provide for the category parameter is one of the predefined category names, the name will be automatically localized by the Category property.

If the name you provide is not a predefined category name, and you do not override the GetLocalizedString method to provide a localized name, the category name will not be localized.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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