DisplayAttribute Class

DisplayAttribute Class

 

Provides a general-purpose attribute that lets you specify localizable strings for types and members of entity partial classes.

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

System::Object
  System::Attribute
    System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotations::DisplayAttribute

[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets::Method | AttributeTargets::Property | AttributeTargets::Field | AttributeTargets::Parameter, 
	AllowMultiple = false)]
public ref class DisplayAttribute sealed : Attribute

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodDisplayAttribute()

Initializes a new instance of the DisplayAttribute class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyAutoGenerateField

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether UI should be generated automatically in order to display this field.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyAutoGenerateFilter

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether filtering UI is automatically displayed for this field.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDescription

Gets or sets a value that is used to display a description in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyGroupName

Gets or sets a value that is used to group fields in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets or sets a value that is used for display in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOrder

Gets or sets the order weight of the column.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPrompt

Gets or sets a value that will be used to set the watermark for prompts in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyResourceType

Gets or sets the type that contains the resources for the ShortName, Name, Prompt, and Description properties.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyShortName

Gets or sets a value that is used for the grid column label.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTypeId

When implemented in a derived class, gets a unique identifier for this Attribute.(Inherited from Attribute.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object^)

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetAutoGenerateField()

Returns the value of the AutoGenerateField property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetAutoGenerateFilter()

Returns a value that indicates whether UI should be generated automatically in order to display filtering for this field.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetDescription()

Returns the value of the Description property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetGroupName()

Returns the value of the GroupName property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Returns the hash code for this instance.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetName()

Returns a value that is used for field display in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetOrder()

Returns the value of the Order property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetPrompt()

Returns the value of the Prompt property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetShortName()

Returns the value of the ShortName property.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

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

System_CAPS_pubmethodIsDefaultAttribute()

When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether the value of this instance is the default value for the derived class.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodMatch(Object^)

When overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

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

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute::GetIDsOfNames(Guid%, IntPtr, UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute::GetTypeInfo(UInt32, UInt32, IntPtr)

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can be used to get the type information for an interface.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute::GetTypeInfoCount(UInt32%)

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterfaceSystem_CAPS_privmethod_Attribute::Invoke(UInt32, Guid%, UInt32, Int16, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr, IntPtr)

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

The properties of this class can be used either as literals or as resource identifiers for a specified ResourceType instance.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 4.5
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 3.0

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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