IDesignerHost.CreateComponent Method (Type)


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Creates a component of the specified type and adds it to the design document.

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

IComponent CreateComponent(
	Type componentClass


Type: System.Type

The type of the component to create.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.IComponent

The newly created component.

If the type cannot be resolved into an object that implements IComponent, an exception is thrown.

This method does not specify a name for the component. The method creates the component and adds it to the designer container.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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