.NET Framework Class Library
CollectionEditorCreateInstance Method

Creates a new instance of the specified collection item type.

Namespace:   System.ComponentModel.Design
Assembly:  System.Design (in System.Design.dll)
Protected Overridable Function CreateInstance ( _
	itemType As [%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_0%] _
) As [%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_0_0_1%]
protected virtual [%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_0%] CreateInstance(
	[%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_1_0_1%] itemType
virtual [%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_0%]^ CreateInstance(
	[%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_2_0_1%]^ itemType
abstract CreateInstance : 
        itemType:[%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_0%] -> [%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_1%]  
override CreateInstance : 
        itemType:[%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_2%] -> [%$TOPIC/w27ttwxx_en-us_VS_110_1_0_3_0_3%]


Type: SystemType

The type of item to create.

Return Value

Type: SystemObject
A new instance of the specified object.

Notes to Implementers

This method should throw an exception if it cannot create a new instance of the specified type.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
.NET Framework Security

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.