The Visual Studio 2005 design environment uses this method to start the initialization of a component that is used on a form or by another component. The EndInit method ends the initialization. Using the BeginInit and EndInit methods prevents the component from being used before it is fully initialized.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98
The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.