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AssemblyName Property

Visual Studio .NET 2003

Returns or sets the name of the assembly. The assembly name is a short, friendly name for an assembly. The assembly name, assembly version, originator key, and locale are used by the common language runtime to uniquely identify an assembly during binding.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property AssemblyName() As String
[Visual Basic 6]
Property Get AssemblyName() As String
Property Let AssemblyName( _
   ByVal NewValue As String _
) 
[C++]
HRESULT __stdcall get_AssemblyName(
   /* [out, retval] */ BSTR* retVal
);
HRESULT __stdcall put_AssemblyName(
   /* [in] */ BSTR NewValue
);
[C#]
string AssemblyName {get; set;}
[JScript .NET]
public function get AssemblyName() : String
public function set AssemblyName(
   NewValue : String
)

Parameters

NewValue
A string specifying the name of the assembly. Attempting to set the assembly name to an empty string raises an error.

Remarks

In the development environment, the assembly name can be viewed and changed through the project's property pages dialog box. For more information, see General, Common Properties, <Projectname> Property Pages Dialog Box (Visual C#) and General, Common Properties, <Projectname> Property Pages Dialog Box (Visual Basic).

Example

See WebAccessMethod Property.

See Also

General, Common Properties, <Projectname> Property Pages Dialog Box (Visual C#) | General, Common Properties, <Projectname> Property Pages Dialog Box (Visual Basic) | Assembly Manifest

Applies To: Properties Property (General Extensibility) | Properties Property (Visual Basic and Visual C# Project Object) | Setting Assembly Attributes

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