EditorBrowsableState Enumeration

Specifies the browsable state of a property or method from within an editor.

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

public enum EditorBrowsableState
public enum EditorBrowsableState
public enum EditorBrowsableState

 Member nameDescription
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkAdvancedThe property or method is a feature that only advanced users should see. An editor can either show or hide such properties. 
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkAlwaysThe property or method is always browsable from within an editor. 
Supported by the .NET Compact FrameworkNeverThe property or method is never browsable from within an editor. 

This class is used by a visual designer to determine what is visible to the user. For example, the IntelliSense engine in Visual Studio never shows methods or properties that are marked as Never. Use EditorBrowsableAttribute to specify the EditorBrowsableState for a member.

For an example of using the EditorBrowsableState enumerator, see the sample code in EditorBrowsableAttribute class.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0