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StringLengthAttribute.MaximumLength Property

Gets or sets the maximum length of a string.

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

public int MaximumLength { get; private set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The maximum length of the input string.

If the maximum string length is less than 0 the StringLengthAttribute constructor throws an [ArgumentOutOfRangeException] exception.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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 SP1