DisplayAttribute Class
 

Provides a general-purpose attribute that lets you specify localizable strings for types and members of entity partial classes.

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

SystemObject
   SystemAttribute
    System.ComponentModel.DataAnnotationsDisplayAttribute

[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method | AttributeTargets.Property | AttributeTargets.Field | AttributeTargets.Parameter, 
	AllowMultiple = false)]
public sealed class DisplayAttribute : Attribute
[AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets::Method | AttributeTargets::Property | AttributeTargets::Field | AttributeTargets::Parameter, 
	AllowMultiple = false)]
public ref class DisplayAttribute sealed : Attribute
[<Sealed>]
[<AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method | AttributeTargets.Property | AttributeTargets.Field | AttributeTargets.Parameter,
    AllowMultiple = false)>]
type DisplayAttribute = 
    class
        inherit Attribute
    end
<AttributeUsageAttribute(AttributeTargets.Method Or AttributeTargets.Property Or AttributeTargets.Field Or AttributeTargets.Parameter,
	AllowMultiple := False)>
Public NotInheritable Class DisplayAttribute
	Inherits Attribute
NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethod DisplayAttribute

Initializes a new instance of the DisplayAttribute class.

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether UI should be generated automatically in order to display this field.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether filtering UI is automatically displayed for this field.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that is used to display a description in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that is used to group fields in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that is used for display in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets the order weight of the column.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that will be used to set the watermark for prompts in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets the type that contains the resources for the , , , and properties.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

Gets or sets a value that is used for the grid column label.

System_CAPS_pubproperty

When implemented in a derived class, gets a unique identifier for this Attribute.(Inherited from Attribute.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethod Equals

This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code. Returns a value that indicates whether this instance is equal to a specified object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetAutoGenerateField

Returns the value of the property.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetAutoGenerateFilter

Returns a value that indicates whether UI should be generated automatically in order to display filtering for this field.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetDescription

Returns the value of the property.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetGroupName

Returns the value of the property.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetHashCode

Returns the hash code for this instance.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetName

Returns a value that is used for field display in the UI.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetOrder

Returns the value of the property.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetPrompt

Returns the value of the property.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetShortName

Returns the value of the property.

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetType

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod IsDefaultAttribute

When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether the value of this instance is the default value for the derived class.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod Match

When overridden in a derived class, returns a value that indicates whether this instance equals a specified object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ToString

Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubinterface System_CAPS_privmethod _AttributeGetIDsOfNames

Maps a set of names to a corresponding set of dispatch identifiers.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterface System_CAPS_privmethod _AttributeGetTypeInfo

Retrieves the type information for an object, which can be used to get the type information for an interface.(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterface System_CAPS_privmethod _AttributeGetTypeInfoCount

Retrieves the number of type information interfaces that an object provides (either 0 or 1).(Inherited from Attribute.)

System_CAPS_pubinterface System_CAPS_privmethod _AttributeInvoke

Provides access to properties and methods exposed by an object.(Inherited from Attribute.)

The properties of this class can be used either as literals or as resource identifiers for a specified instance.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 3.0

Any public static ( Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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