Gets the collection of installers that this installer contains.

Namespace:   System.Configuration.Install
Assembly:  System.Configuration.Install (in System.Configuration.Install.dll)

public InstallerCollection Installers { get; }
property InstallerCollection^ Installers {
	InstallerCollection^ get();
member Installers : InstallerCollection with get
Public ReadOnly Property Installers As InstallerCollection

Property Value


An InstallerCollection containing the collection of installers associated with this installer.

The property contains a collection of installers that install objects needed by this Installer instance to correctly install the component. The Install, Commit, Rollback, and Uninstall methods of the Installer class go through the collection of installers and invokes the corresponding method of each installer.

If this instance of Installer is contained in an installer collection, the property is the Installer instance that contains the collection. For an example of the use of the collection, see the AssemblyInstaller class.

The following example demonstrates the and properties. The property shows the InstallerCollection associated with an Installer.

AssemblyInstaller myAssemblyInstaller = new AssemblyInstaller();
ServiceInstaller myServiceInstaller = new ServiceInstaller();
EventLogInstaller myEventLogInstaller = new EventLogInstaller();

InstallerCollection myInstallerCollection = myAssemblyInstaller.Installers;

// Add Installers to the InstallerCollection of 'myAssemblyInstaller'.

Installer[] myInstaller = new Installer[2];
// Show the contents of the InstallerCollection of 'myAssemblyInstaller'.
Console.WriteLine("Installers in the InstallerCollection : ");
for (int iIndex=0; iIndex < myInstaller.Length; iIndex++)
Dim myAssemblyInstaller As New AssemblyInstaller()
Dim myServiceInstaller As New ServiceInstaller()
Dim myEventLogInstaller As New EventLogInstaller()
Dim myInstallerCollection As InstallerCollection = _

' Add Installers to the InstallerCollection of 'myAssemblyInstaller'.

Dim myInstaller(1) As Installer
myInstallerCollection.CopyTo(myInstaller, 0)
' Show the contents of the InstallerCollection of 'myAssemblyInstaller'.
Console.WriteLine("Installers in the InstallerCollection : ")
Dim iIndex As Integer
For iIndex = 0 To myInstaller.Length - 1
Next iIndex
AssemblyInstaller^ myAssemblyInstaller = gcnew AssemblyInstaller;
ServiceInstaller^ myServiceInstaller = gcnew ServiceInstaller;
EventLogInstaller^ myEventLogInstaller = gcnew EventLogInstaller;

InstallerCollection^ myInstallerCollection = myAssemblyInstaller->Installers;

// Add Installers to the InstallerCollection of 'myAssemblyInstaller'.
myInstallerCollection->Add( myServiceInstaller );
myInstallerCollection->Add( myEventLogInstaller );

array<Installer^>^ myInstaller = gcnew array<Installer^>(2);
myInstallerCollection->CopyTo( myInstaller, 0 );
// Show the contents of the InstallerCollection of 'myAssemblyInstaller'.
Console::WriteLine( "Installers in the InstallerCollection : " );
for ( int iIndex = 0; iIndex < myInstaller->Length; iIndex++ )
   Console::WriteLine( myInstaller[ iIndex ]->ToString() );
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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