HttpServerUtility.CreateObject Method (String)

 

Creates a server instance of a COM object identified by the object's programmatic identifier (ProgID).

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

<SecurityPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.Demand, Unrestricted := True)>
Public Function CreateObject (
	progID As String
) As Object

Parameters

progID
Type: System.String

The class or type of object to create an instance of.

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The new object.

Exception Condition
HttpException

An instance of the object could not be created.

The following example creates an object by using the object's ProgID.

Dim MyObject As Object
MyObject = Server.CreateObject("Acme.Component.3")

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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