AddInStore.FindAddIn Method

Finds a specific add-in.

Namespace:  System.AddIn.Hosting
Assembly:  System.AddIn (in System.AddIn.dll)

static member FindAddIn : 
        hostViewOfAddIn:Type * 
        pipelineRootFolderPath:string * 
        addInFilePath:string * 
        addInTypeName:string -> Collection<AddInToken> 

Parameters

hostViewOfAddIn
Type: System.Type

The type that defines the host's view of the add-in.

pipelineRootFolderPath
Type: System.String

The path to the root of the pipeline directory structure.

addInFilePath
Type: System.String

The path and file name of the add-in to find.

addInTypeName
Type: System.String

The type name of the add-in.

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.ObjectModel.Collection(AddInToken)
A collection of tokens that contains only the token representing the add-in that was found.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The length of pipelineRootFolderPath or addInFilePath or addInTypeName is 0.

- or -

The add-in file does not exist in addInfilePath.

ArgumentNullException

One or more parameters are a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

SecurityException

The caller does not have read access permission to pipelineRootFolderPath.

If a single pipeline for an add-in is found, it will be the only item in the AddInToken collection. If multiple pipelines to the specified add-in are found, you can differentiate them by examining the QualificationData property.

The following example finds a specific add-in.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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