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BitmapMetadata.Author Property

Gets or sets a value that represents the author of an image.

Namespace: System.Windows.Media.Imaging
Assembly: PresentationCore (in presentationcore.dll)
XML Namespace:

public ReadOnlyCollection<string> Author { get; set; }
/** @property */
public ReadOnlyCollection<String> get_Author ()

/** @property */
public void set_Author (ReadOnlyCollection<String> value)

public function get Author () : ReadOnlyCollection<String>

public function set Author (value : ReadOnlyCollection<String>)

You cannot use this property in XAML.

Property Value

The author of the image.

The following code example shows how to write metadata to a bitmap image by using friendly properties of the BitmapMetadata class.

FileStream stream3 = new FileStream("image2.tif", FileMode.Create);
BitmapMetadata myBitmapMetadata = new BitmapMetadata("tiff");
TiffBitmapEncoder encoder3 = new TiffBitmapEncoder();
myBitmapMetadata.Comment = "Nice Picture";
myBitmapMetadata.ApplicationName = "Microsoft Digital Image Suite 10";
//encoder3.Metadata = myBitmapMetadata;
encoder3.Thumbnail = image;
encoder3.Frames = decoder2.Frames;

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0