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ShapeElement.InitializeShapeFields Method

Initializes the list of fields that represent parts of the shape such as labels, icons, rows of text, and background images. Called once per class.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Diagrams
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Sdk.Diagrams.10.0 (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Modeling.Sdk.Diagrams.10.0.dll)

protected virtual void InitializeShapeFields(
	IList<ShapeField> shapeFields


Type: System.Collections.Generic.IList<ShapeField>
The list to which this method should add instances of ShapeField.

To add or modify the shape fields for this shape class, you can override this method. You must set the Generates Double Derived property of the shape class in the DSL Definition.

This method is called once to initialize the class. It is not called for each instance.

For an example, see ImageField.