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DisplayColumnAttribute Constructor (String, String)

Initializes a new instance of the DisplayColumnAttribute class by using the specified display and sort columns.

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

public DisplayColumnAttribute(
	string displayColumn,
	string sortColumn


Type: System.String
The name of the column to use as the display column.
Type: System.String
The name of the column to use for sorting.

By default, the column specified in sortColumn will be sorted in ascending order.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.