ArcObjects Library Reference (GeoDatabase)  

IVersion.Description Property

The version's description.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property Description As String
public string Description {get; set;}
HRESULT get_Description(
  BSTR* Description
HRESULT put_Description(
  BSTR Description


Description [out, retval]   Description is a parameter of type BSTR Description [in]   Description is a parameter of type BSTR

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.

Errors Returned

FDO_E_SE_NO_PERMISSIONS: Insufficient permissions.

FDO_E_SE_INVALID_PARAM_VALUE: Invalid parameter value passed to function.


The Description method is used to retreive or set a version's description. Version descriptions are not required and are limited to 64 characters. Only the owner of a version can change its properties, such as the description.

See Also

IVersion Interface

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