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DisplayAttribute.GetPrompt Method

Returns the value of the Prompt property.

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

public string GetPrompt()

Return Value

Type: System.String
Gets the localized string for the Prompt property if the ResourceType property has been specified and if the Prompt property represents a resource key; otherwise, the non-localized value of the Prompt property.

The Prompt property is typically used as a prompt or watermark for a UI element that is bound to the property that is annotated with the Prompt attribute.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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