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To write a property you must have the GUID of the object and know the attribute name and type.

Table 1. Write a property .NET signature
Library method name WriteProperty
Description Write a property of an object.
Method signature void WriteProperty(Guid id, string attributeName, object newValue);
Method input parameters
  • id: GUID to identify the object to modify.
  • attributeName: name of the object's attribute.
  • newValue: the value used in the specified attribute.
Return value None
The following .NET C# code is an example of a successful property write:
Guid id = client.GetObjectIdentifier("siteName:naeName/Folder1.AV1");
	client.WriteProperty(id, "description", "This is an AV.");