ListBindingHelper.GetListItemProperties Method (Object)


Returns the PropertyDescriptorCollection that describes the properties of an item type contained in a specified data source, or properties of the specified data source.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public static PropertyDescriptorCollection GetListItemProperties(
	object list


Type: System.Object

The data source to examine for property information.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.PropertyDescriptorCollection

The PropertyDescriptorCollection containing the properties of the items contained in list, or properties of list.

The GetListItemProperties method is used to examine the collection of properties for a data source. The action of this method depends on the actual type of the list parameter according to the following table:

Parameter type


A type that is a list or collection of items.

Returns a PropertyDescriptorCollection describing the properties of the item type contained in the list.

A type that is not a list or collection.

Returns a PropertyDescriptorCollection describing the properties of the type.


Returns an empty PropertyDescriptorCollection.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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