DesignSurface.CreateNestedContainer Method (IComponent)

 

Creates a container suitable for nesting controls or components.

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

public INestedContainer CreateNestedContainer(
	IComponent owningComponent
)

Parameters

owningComponent
Type: System.ComponentModel.IComponent

The component that manages the nested container.

Return Value

Type: System.ComponentModel.INestedContainer

The nested container.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

owningComponent is null.

ObjectDisposedException

The IDesignerHost attached to the DesignSurface has been disposed.

Adding a component to a nested container creates its designer and makes it eligible for all services available from the design surface. Components added to nested containers do not participate in serialization.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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