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CodeTypeParameter Constructor (String)

Initializes a new instance of the CodeTypeParameter class with the specified type parameter name.

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

public CodeTypeParameter(
	string name


Type: System.String

The name of the type parameter.

The following code example shows the use of CodeTypeParameter constructor to add a type parameter. This example is part of a larger example provided for the CodeTypeParameter class.

CodeTypeParameter kType = new CodeTypeParameter("TKey");
kType.HasConstructorConstraint = true;
kType.Constraints.Add(new CodeTypeReference(typeof(IComparable)));
kType.CustomAttributes.Add(new CodeAttributeDeclaration(
        new CodeAttributeArgument(new CodePrimitiveExpression("KeyType"))));

CodeTypeReference iComparableT = new CodeTypeReference("IComparable");
iComparableT.TypeArguments.Add(new CodeTypeReference(kType));


CodeTypeParameter vType = new CodeTypeParameter("TValue");
vType.Constraints.Add(new CodeTypeReference(typeof(IList<System.String>)));
vType.CustomAttributes.Add(new CodeAttributeDeclaration(
        new CodeAttributeArgument(new CodePrimitiveExpression("ValueType"))));


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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0