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Component.ToString Method

Returns a String containing the name of the Component, if any. This method should not be overridden.

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

public override string ToString()

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String containing the name of the Component, if any, or null if the Component is unnamed.

A Component may or may not have a name. If a Component is given a name, the name is unique among other Component objects within its IContainer.

The ISite stores the name of the Component. A Component can only have an ISite if it has been added to an IContainer and the IContainer assigns an ISite to it.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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