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IODescriptionAttribute Class

Sets the description visual designers can display when referencing an event, extender, or property.

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


public class IODescriptionAttribute : DescriptionAttribute
public ref class IODescriptionAttribute : DescriptionAttribute
type IODescriptionAttribute = 
        inherit DescriptionAttribute
Public Class IODescriptionAttribute
	Inherits DescriptionAttribute
System_CAPS_pubmethod IODescriptionAttribute

Initializes a new instance of the IODescriptionAttribute class.


Gets the description.(Overrides .)


Gets or sets the string stored as the description.(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute.)


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

System_CAPS_pubmethod Equals

Returns whether the value of the given object is equal to the current DescriptionAttribute.(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute.)

System_CAPS_protmethod Finalize

Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetHashCode

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

System_CAPS_pubmethod GetType

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

System_CAPS_pubmethod IsDefaultAttribute

Returns a value indicating whether this is the default DescriptionAttribute instance.(Inherited from DescriptionAttribute.)

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_protmethod MemberwiseClone

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethod ToString

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

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.)

For more information about using attributes, see Extending Metadata Using Attributes.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1

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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