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IFieldInfo Interface (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IFieldInfo Interface

Provides access to properties that give extended information on the field. Note: the IFieldInfo interface has been superseded by IFieldInfo2. Please consider using the more recent version.

Product Availability

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


Name Description
Read/write property Alias The alias for the field.
Read-only property AsString The string representation of a given value based on the current field information.
Read/write property NumberFormat The number format for the field (invalid if non-numeric field).
Read/write property Visible Indicates if the field is visible.

Classes that implement IFieldInfo

Classes Description
FieldInfo (esriCarto) Stores extended field information.


The IFieldInfo interface allows you to set an alias for the field, set the number format if the field is numeric, set the visibility flag for the field, and return a string representation of a value in the field.