Trace.IndentLevel Property

Gets or sets the indent level.

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

public static int IndentLevel { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The indent level. The default is zero.

The IndentLevel property represents the number of times the indent of size IndentSize is applied. This property is stored on per-thread/per-request basis.

The following example increments and decrements the indent level and emits tracing messages.

Trace.WriteLine("List of errors:");
 Trace.Indent();
 Trace.WriteLine("Error 1: File not found");
 Trace.WriteLine("Error 2: Directory not found");
 Trace.Unindent();
 Trace.WriteLine("End of list of errors");
   

This example produces the following output:


List of errors:
     Error 1: File not found
     Error 2: Directory not found
End of list of errors
   

.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

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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