.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+
.NET Core 3.0+

IModelApplication.AboutInfoString Property

Specifies summary information on the current application that is intended to be shown in the "About" informational block.

Namespace: DevExpress.ExpressApp.Model

Assembly: DevExpress.ExpressApp.v19.2.dll


string AboutInfoString { get; set; }
Property AboutInfoString As String

Property Value

Type Default Description


A string that is summary information on the current application.


The AboutInfoString property can be set to any string. This string accepts the following format items: {0:ProductName}, {0:Version}, {0:Copyright}, {0:Company} and {0:Description}. HTML tags are also supported (see How to: Apply HTML Formatting to Windows Forms XAF UI Elements). By default, the following value is set: {0:ProductName}<br>{0:Version}<br><br>{0:Copyright}<br><br>{0:Company}<br><br>{0:Description}.

The AboutInfoController and AboutInfoControl use this property to set the AboutInfo object's AboutInfo.AboutInfoString property, if the latter has not been already set to another value in code.

For details on how the value that is set to this property is displayed in the "About" informational block, refer to the description of the AboutInfo.AboutInfoString property, AboutInfoControl and AboutInfoController classes.

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