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GeneratedCodeAttribute Class

Identifies code generated by a tool. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace:  System.CodeDom.Compiler
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.All, Inherited = false, AllowMultiple = false)]
public sealed class GeneratedCodeAttribute : Attribute

The GeneratedCodeAttribute class can be used by code analysis tools to identify computer-generated code, and to provide an analysis based on the tool and the version of the tool that generated the code.

The following code example shows the use of the GeneratedCodeAttribute class to identify computer-generated code.

CodeAttributeDeclaration generatedCodeAttribute = 
      new CodeAttributeDeclaration( typeof(System.CodeDom.Compiler.GeneratedCodeAttribute).FullName, 
    new CodeAttributeArgument(
    new CodePrimitiveExpression("TypedDataSetGenerator" )), 
    new CodeAttributeArgument(
    new CodePrimitiveExpression("")));typeDeclaration.CustomAttributes.Add(generatedCodeAttribute);


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0