AddInToken.Activate<T> Method (AddInSecurityLevel, String)


Activates an add-in in a new application domain with a specified name and trust level.

Namespace:   System.AddIn.Hosting
Assembly:  System.AddIn (in System.AddIn.dll)

public T Activate<T>(
	AddInSecurityLevel trustLevel,
	string appDomainName


Type: System.AddIn.Hosting.AddInSecurityLevel

One of the enumeration values that specifies the trust level.

Type: System.String

The friendly name to assign to the new application domain.

Return Value

Type: T

The host view of the add-in.

Type Parameters


The interface or abstract base type that represents the host view of the add-in.

If you do not need to specify an application domain name, use the Activate<T>(AddInSecurityLevel) overload.

This method sets the base directory for the application domain to be the location of the add-in assembly. It also looks for the configuration file [addinassemblyname].dll.config and, if found, sets it to be the configuration file for the new application domain.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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