TypeName

FileHeaderMustShowCopyright

CheckId

SA1634

Category

Documentation Rules

Cause

The file header at the top of a C# code file is missing a copyright tag.

Rule Description

A violation of this rule occurs when the file header at the top of a C# file is missing a copyright tag. For example:

 

//-----------------------------------------------------------------------

//<Tag>A fileheader which does not contain a copyright tag</Tag>

//-----------------------------------------------------------------------

A file header should include a copyright tag, as follows:

//-----------------------------------------------------------------------

// <copyright file="Widget.cs" company="My Company">

//     Custom company copyright tag.

// </copyright>

//-----------------------------------------------------------------------

How to Fix Violations

To fix a violation of this rule, add a standard copyright tag to the file header.