ServiceController.DisplayName Property

 

Gets or sets a friendly name for the service.

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

[<ServiceProcessDescriptionAttribute("SPDisplayName")>]
member DisplayName : string with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.String

The friendly name of the service, which can be used to identify the service.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

The DisplayName is null.

Win32Exception

An error occurred when accessing a system API.

InvalidOperationException

The service was not found.

You can set the DisplayName to an empty string (""), but setting the property to null throws an exception.

The following example uses the ServiceController class to display the set of services that are dependent on the Event Log service.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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