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AddInToken.Description Property

Gets the description of the add-in.

Namespace:  System.AddIn.Hosting
Assembly:  System.AddIn (in System.AddIn.dll)

public string Description { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A description of the add-in, or null if the description is not specified in the AddInAttribute attribute.

This property obtains the description of the add-in as specified in the AddInAttribute attribute.

The following example displays the value of the Name, AddInFullName, Description, AssemblyName, Publisher, and Version properties to the console. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the AddInToken class.

	// Show the token properties for each token  
	// in the AddInToken collection (tokens), 
	// preceded by the add-in number in [] brackets. 
    int tokNumber = 1;
	foreach (AddInToken tok in tokens)
	{
		Console.WriteLine(String.Format("\t[{0}]: {1} - {2}\n\t{3}\n\t\t {4}\n\t\t {5} - {6}",
			tokNumber.ToString(), 
			tok.Name,
			tok.AddInFullName,
			tok.AssemblyName,
			tok.Description,
			tok.Version,
			tok.Publisher));
        tokNumber++;
	}

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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