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HttpServerUtilityBase.CreateObject Method (String)

When overridden in a derived class, creates a server instance of a COM object that is identified by the object's programmatic identifier (ProgID).

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

public virtual Object CreateObject(
	string progID


Type: System.String
The class or type of object to create an instance of.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
The new object.



.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.