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JumpItem::CustomCategory Property

Gets or sets the name of the category the JumpItem is grouped with in the Windows 7 taskbar Jump List.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Shell
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: Not mapped to an xmlns.

property String^ CustomCategory {
	String^ get ();
	void set (String^ value);
<object CustomCategory="string" .../>

Property Value

Type: System::String
The name of the category the JumpItem is grouped with. The default is nullptr.

If the CustomCategory property is nullptr or Empty, the item is added to the Tasks category. If a value is specified, the item is added to a category that uses the specified name. Items in custom categories can be pinned to the Jump List by the user. When an item is pinned, it moves to an automatic category called Pinned. The user can also remove items from the Jump List.

.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.