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TypeDescriptor.GetClassName Method (Type)


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Returns the name of the class for the specified type.

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

public static string GetClassName(
	Type componentType


Type: System.Type

The Type of the target component.

Return Value

Type: System.String

A String containing the name of the class for the specified component type.

Exception Condition

componentType is null.

This method uses the cached custom type descriptor for the specified type to discover the associated class name.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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