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NativeWindow.FromHandle Method

Retrieves the window associated with the specified handle.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Forms
Assembly:  System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)

public static NativeWindow FromHandle(
	IntPtr handle
)

Parameters

handle
Type: System.IntPtr
A handle to a window.

Return Value

Type: System.Windows.Forms.NativeWindow
The NativeWindow associated with the specified handle. This method returns null when the handle does not have an associated window.

If you receive a handle from another method, use this method to retrieve the window associated with the handle. The handle must already be owned by another NativeWindow in the current process; otherwise, null is returned.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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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