DefaultPropertyAttribute Class

Specifies the default property for a control.


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

<AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Class)> _
Public NotInheritable Class DefaultPropertyAttribute _
	Inherits Attribute

The DefaultPropertyAttribute type exposes the following members.

Public methodDefaultPropertyAttributeInitializes a new instance of the DefaultPropertyAttribute class.

Public propertyNameGets the name of the default property for the component this attribute is bound to.

Public methodEqualsReturns whether the value of the given object is equal to the current DefaultPropertyAttribute. (Overrides Attribute.Equals(Object).)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeReturns the hash code for this instance. (Overrides Attribute.GetHashCode.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodMatchWhen overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object. (Inherited from Attribute.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

Public fieldStatic memberDefaultSpecifies the default value for the DefaultPropertyAttribute, which is Nothing. This static field is read-only.

The following example defines a control named MyControl. The class is marked with a DefaultPropertyAttribute that specifies MyProperty as the default property.

<DefaultProperty("MyProperty")> _
Public Class MyControl
    Inherits Control

    Public Property MyProperty() As Integer
            ' Insert code here.
            Return 0
        End Get
        Set(ByVal value As Integer)
            ' Insert code here.
        End Set
    End Property

    ' Insert any additional code.


Supported in: 5, 4

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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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