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IMapLayerInfo2.SourceDescription Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IMapLayerInfo2.SourceDescription Property

The description of the source information for the layer.

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

desc is a parameter of type BSTR*

Product Availability

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


SourceDescription contains information about the data type of the layer's source data. This information can be found in the Source tab of the Layer Properties dialog of the map document (.mxd or .pmf).

With ArcGIS Server 9.3 release, this property is deprecated and always returns empty string.

See Also

IMapLayerInfo2 Interface