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ChartArea.Name Property

Gets or sets the unique name of a ChartArea object.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.Charting
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization (in System.Windows.Forms.DataVisualization.dll)

public override string Name { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string value that represents the name of a ChartArea object.

The name of a ChartArea object must be unique, otherwise an exception will be thrown.

This property can be used as the indexer when retrieving a ChartArea object from the ChartAreaCollection object.

If you set this property to a zero-length string. an exception will be thrown.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.