AssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider Class

 
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Extends the metadata information for a class by adding attributes and property information that is defined in an associated class.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations
Assembly:  System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations (in System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations.dll)

System.Object
  System.ComponentModel.TypeDescriptionProvider
    System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations.AssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider

public class AssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider : TypeDescriptionProvider

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodAssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider(Type)

Initializes a new instance of the AssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider class by using the specified type.

System_CAPS_pubmethodAssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider(Type, Type)

Initializes a new instance of the AssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider class by using the specified metadata provider type and associated type.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateInstance(IServiceProvider, Type, Type[], Object[])

Creates an object that can substitute for another data type.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetCache(Object)

Gets a per-object cache, accessed as an IDictionary of key/value pairs.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetExtendedTypeDescriptor(Object)

Gets an extended custom type descriptor for the given object.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_protmethodGetExtenderProviders(Object)

Gets the extender providers for the specified object.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetFullComponentName(Object)

Gets the name of the specified component, or null if the component has no name.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReflectionType(Object)

Performs normal reflection against the given object.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReflectionType(Type)

Performs normal reflection against a type.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReflectionType(Type, Object)

Performs normal reflection against the given object with the given type.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetRuntimeType(Type)

Converts a reflection type into a runtime type.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetTypeDescriptor(Object)

Gets a custom type descriptor for the given object.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetTypeDescriptor(Type)

Gets a custom type descriptor for the given type.(Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetTypeDescriptor(Type, Object)

Gets a type descriptor for the specified type and object.(Overrides TypeDescriptionProvider.GetTypeDescriptor(Type, Object).)

System_CAPS_pubmethodIsSupportedType(Type)

Gets a value that indicates whether the specified type is compatible with the type description and its chain of type description providers. (Inherited from TypeDescriptionProvider.)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

The AssociatedMetadataTypeTypeDescriptionProvider class dynamically extends the type information associated with a type or object by adding, modifying, or hiding characteristics such as attributes, properties, and events. For more information, see TypeDescriptor.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5

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

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