GetObject Method (Type, String)
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Activator.GetObject Method (Type, String)


Creates a proxy for the well-known object indicated by the specified type and URL.

Namespace:   System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static object GetObject(
	Type type,
	string url


Type: System.Type

The type of the well-known object to which you want to connect.

Type: System.String

The URL of the well-known object.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

A proxy that points to an endpoint served by the requested well-known object.

Exception Condition

type or url is null.


type is not marshaled by reference and is not an interface.


This member was invoked with a late-binding mechanism.

Call the proxy to send messages to the remote object. No messages are sent over the network until a method is called on the proxy.


Requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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