SPField.Description property

Gets or sets the description for a field.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

Public Property Description As String
Dim instance As SPField
Dim value As String

value = instance.Description

instance.Description = value

Property value

Type: System.String
A string that contains the description.

The value that is returned can vary depending on the current thread's Thread.CurrentUICulture property. For more information, see the DescriptionResource property.