Trace.IndentLevel Property

 

Gets or sets the indent level.

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

public static int IndentLevel { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

The indent level. The default is zero.

The IndentLevel property represents the number of times the indent of size IndentSize is applied. This property is stored on per-thread/per-request basis.

The following example increments and decrements the indent level and emits tracing messages.

Trace.WriteLine("List of errors:");
 Trace.Indent();
 Trace.WriteLine("Error 1: File not found");
 Trace.WriteLine("Error 2: Directory not found");
 Trace.Unindent();
 Trace.WriteLine("End of list of errors");

This example produces the following output:


List of errors:
     Error 1: File not found
     Error 2: Directory not found
End of list of errors   

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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