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A container application is an application that can incorporate embedded or linked items into its own documents. The documents managed by a container application must be able to store and display OLE compound document components as well as data created by the application itself. A container application must also allow users to insert new items or edit existing items.

In This Section

Implement a Container

Container Client Items

Use Compound Files

Container User-Interface Issues

Advanced Features of Containers

See Also

OLE Overview | Servers | Activation | Menus and Resources (OLE)

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