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SuppressMessageAttribute.Category Property


Gets the category identifying the classification of the attribute.

 property System::String ^ Category { System::String ^ get(); };
public string Category { get; }
member this.Category : string
Public ReadOnly Property Category As String

Property Value

The category identifying the attribute.


The following code example shows the use of the SuppressMessageAttribute attribute to suppress warnings for the Microsoft.Performance category and the CA1801 and CA1804 check identifiers. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the SuppressMessageAttribute class.

[SuppressMessage("Microsoft.Performance", "CA1801:ReviewUnusedParameters", MessageId = "isChecked")]
[SuppressMessage("Microsoft.Performance", "CA1804:RemoveUnusedLocals", MessageId = "fileIdentifier")]
static void FileNode(string name, bool isChecked)
    string fileIdentifier = name;
    string fileName = name;
    string version = String.Empty;
<SuppressMessage("Microsoft.Performance", "CA1801:ReviewUnusedParameters", MessageId:="isChecked"), _
 SuppressMessage("Microsoft.Performance", "CA1804:RemoveUnusedLocals", MessageId:="fileIdentifier")> _
Shared Sub FileNode(ByVal name As String, ByVal isChecked As Boolean)
    Dim fileIdentifier As String = name
    Dim fileName As String = name
    Dim version As String = String.Empty

End Sub


The Category property describes the tool or tool analysis category for which a message suppression attribute applies.

Applies to