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IComponentInitializer.InitializeNewComponent Method

Initializes a new component using a set of recommended values.

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

void InitializeNewComponent(
	IDictionary defaultValues


Type: System.Collections.IDictionary

A dictionary of default property values, which are name/value pairs, with which to initialize the component's state.

The InitializeNewComponent method is called after a new component is created. It is typically called by the toolbox item itself and is used to configure the component’s default values.

This dictionary may be null if no default values are specified. If the dictionary is null, the component properties should be left in their implicit default states.

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0