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PrintQueue.Description Property

Gets a description of the print queue.

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

public virtual string Description { get; internal set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A description of the print queue.

When the queue is created, the description defaults to a three part string that consists of the queue name, model, and location separated by commas. Contrast the Description property with the Comment property which is visible to users in the common print dialog and the Printers and Faxes list.

.NET Framework

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

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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