System.Configuration.SettingsGroupDescriptionAttribute Class

Provides a string that describes an application settings property group. This class cannot be inherited.

See Also: SettingsGroupDescriptionAttribute Members


public sealed class SettingsGroupDescriptionAttribute : Attribute


An application settings class, derived from System.Configuration.ApplicationSettingsBase, defines one or more properties that belong to the same application property group. System.Configuration.SettingsGroupDescriptionAttribute is an optional attribute that you can use to provide descriptive text for a settings property group. This text is intended to assist both design-time tools and administrative run-time tools in identifying and describing the associated property group.


This attribute can only be applied at the wrapper class level.


Namespace: System.Configuration
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Assembly Versions:,
Since: .NET 2.0