MemberDescriptor::Category Property


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Gets the name of the category to which the member belongs, as specified in the CategoryAttribute.

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

property String^ Category {
	virtual String^ get();

Property Value

Type: System::String^

The name of the category to which the member belongs. If there is no CategoryAttribute, the category name is set to the default category, Misc.

A visual designer can use this property value to display members in categories.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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