DisplayAttribute.GetPrompt Method

Returns the value of the Prompt property.

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

public string GetPrompt()

Return Value

Type: System.String
Gets the localized string for the Prompt property if the ResourceType property has been specified and if the Prompt property represents a resource key; otherwise, the non-localized value of the Prompt property.

The Prompt property is typically used as a prompt or watermark for a UI element that is bound to the property that is annotated with the Prompt attribute.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library
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