Switch.Description Property

Gets a description of the switch.

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

public string Description { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The description of the switch. The default value is an empty string ("").

This property should indicate the function of the switch; for example, "Enables tracing for a directory watcher component." The value is set by the descriptor parameter in the Switch constructor.

.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
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