ToolboxService.GetToolboxItem Method (Type, Boolean)

Returns a toolbox item for a given type.

Namespace:  System.Drawing.Design
Assembly:  System.Drawing.Design (in System.Drawing.Design.dll)

public static ToolboxItem GetToolboxItem(
	Type toolType,
	bool nonPublic


Type: System.Type

The type of component for which to retrieve the toolbox item.

Type: System.Boolean

true to search for non-public constructors on the type; false to search for public constructors.

Return Value

Type: System.Drawing.Design.ToolboxItem
A toolbox item associated with the given type, or null if the type has no corresponding toolbox item.


toolType is null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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.

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