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How do I add a Description for my UserControl?

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I have a UserControl that has a number of public properties.  When I view the public properties in my properties window, there is no description.  How do I add a description?

In VB 6.0, I used the following:
  <Browsable(True), Description("This description appears in the properties window for my custom property."), DefaultValue(False)> _

Is there a VB.NET equivalent?

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Question by:derekz
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Daniel Van Der Werken earned 100 total points
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I think this series of technical articles will lead you in the right direction.  It's likely you need to use an ATTRIBUTE to set the description for your control.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/cpguide/html/cpconenhancingdesign-timesupport.asp

See if this information doesn't provide exactly what y ou want.  If not, look up more information on Attributes.
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