BrowsableAttribute.Browsable Property

Gets a value indicating whether an object is browsable.

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

public bool Browsable { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the object is browsable; otherwise, false.

The following example checks to see whether MyProperty is browsable. First the code gets the attributes for MyProperty by:

Then the code sets myAttribute to the value of the BrowsableAttribute in the AttributeCollection and checks whether the property is browsable.

// Gets the attributes for the property.
 AttributeCollection attributes = 
    TypeDescriptor.GetProperties(this)["MyProperty"].Attributes;

 // Checks to see if the property is browsable.
 BrowsableAttribute myAttribute = (BrowsableAttribute)attributes[typeof(BrowsableAttribute)];
 if(myAttribute.Browsable) {
    // Insert code here.
 }
 

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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