ArcObjects Library Reference (CatalogUI)  

IGxDocumentationView Interface

Provides access to members that edit metadata.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Desktop.


The IGxDocumentationView is implemented by GxDocumentationView. It provides a set of methods for manipulating the metadata associated with an object. Through this interface, the developer can open the editor associated with the metadata, access the metadata properties, or apply the edits made to the metadata.



Method Edit Opens the current metadata editor.
Method EditProperties Opens the Metadata Properties dialog box.
Method Synchronize Writes the current property values to the metadata.

CoClasses that implement IGxDocumentationView

CoClasses and Classes Description
GxDocumentationView GxView that represents the metadata view.


The GxDocumentationView CoClass requires the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 or higher and the Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Toolkit to be installed. The WPFToolkit.dll must be referenced.

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