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ICommand.Category Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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ICommand.Category Property

The name of the category with which this command is associated.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public ReadOnly Property Category As String
public string Category {get;}
HRESULT get_Category(
  System.String* categoryName
categoryName [out, retval]

categoryName is a parameter of type BSTR*

Product Availability

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


Category determines where the command will appear in the Commands panel of the Customize dialog.

When implementing ICommand to create a custom command, use the Category property to set the category of this command.

See Also

ICommand Interface