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MemberDescriptor.Description Property

Gets the description of the member, as specified in the DescriptionAttribute.

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

public virtual string Description { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The description of the member. If there is no DescriptionAttribute, the property value is set to the default, which is an empty string ("").

A visual designer can use this description to display information about this member.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, 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.
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