Prepares the designer to view, edit, and design the associated control.
Assembly: System.Design (in System.Design.dll)
The designer host calls the method when it is ready to use the designer to render the control that is derived from the BaseDataList class. The method and its base methods configure properties and connect to events that are necessary for the operation of the designer.
The connects to the design-time data source and updates the design-time markup. If the Site property implements the IComponentChangeService interface, the connects the ComponentAdded, ComponentRemoving, and ComponentRemoved events.
The component parameter is the control, derived from the BaseDataList, that is associated with this designer, or a copy of that control.
- Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.