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TypeDescriptor.GetEvents Method (Object)

Returns the collection of events for the specified component.

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

public static EventDescriptorCollection GetEvents(
	Object component
)

Parameters

component
Type: System.Object
A component to get the events for.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.EventDescriptorCollection
An EventDescriptorCollection with the events for this component.

ExceptionCondition
NotSupportedException

component is a cross-process remoted object.

Retrieves a collection of events that the given component parameter instance provides. This collection can differ from the set of events the class provides. If the component parameter is sited, the site can add or remove additional events.

If component is null, then an empty collection is returned.

The order of the returned collection is not guaranteed to be identical between calls, so always order it before use.

For an example of this method, see the Count property.

.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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