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.NET Framework 4.5.2+

DocumentProperties.Description Property

Gets or sets the explanation of the document content.

Namespace: DevExpress.Spreadsheet

Assembly: DevExpress.Spreadsheet.v22.1.Core.dll


string Description { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A String value that specifies the document’s description.


The Description property allows you to specify one of the predefined document properties, a full set of which is available by using the IWorkbook.DocumentProperties property. To specify the custom document properties, use the DocumentProperties.Custom property.

To clear the Description property, set it to an empty string.


The Description property string is limited in length to 255 characters.

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